Documents & FAQs

Do I need a Building Permit?

Sheds and Accessory buildings larger than 12'x10' or 120 square feet require a building permit.  

New Sprinkler Systems and additions or extensions to existing Systems require a building permit.

New Fences and additions or extensions to existing Fences require a building permit.

Retaining Walls require a building permit.  Any Retaining Wall over 4-foot tall requires engineer stamped plans to be submitted with the building permit.

Decks require a building permit.

Awnings or Covers require a building permit.

Plot Plans or Site Plans are required to be attached to all building permit requests (see example below).