When is a building permit required?

A person, firm or corporation shall not, without first obtaining a permit from the Permit Department, do the following to a structure or building service equipment:

  • Add to
  • Alter
  • Construct
  • Convert
  • Enlarge
  • Equip
  • Erect
  • Improve
  • Install
  • Maintain
  • Occupy
  • Remove
  • Repair
  • Replace
  • Use

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1. When is a building permit required?
2. How do I obtain a building permit?
3. How long does it take to get a building permit?
4. What inspections are required?
5. Do I need a permit for a private alarm system?