The following work always requires a permit (not limited to):
q New building, addition or renovation
q Electrical or plumbing work
q Replacement of a boiler; water heater; furnace or heating-air conditioning unit.
q Oil tank removal
q Pools, Spas and Hot Tubs
q Decks & Patios
q Driveway Expansion
q Structural Changes
q Sales of a property (Residential or Commercial), change of Tenant (Commercial properties) (Use & Occupancy Permit)
The following work does not require a permit:
q Installing a new floor or tile work
q Door Replacements, provided it is the same exact size.
q Window Replacements, provided it is the same exact size.
q Repaving, sealing of driveways
q Re-roofing (no structural changes)
q If in doubt, call first
Permits must be obtained PRIOR to the start of any work, except in the case of an emergency replacement of a furnace, boiler or water heater. This type of work is allowed provided the Office is notified and the permit is obtained within five calendar days.