Building Department Documents

Building Permit Application – Commercial
This is a Building Permit Application for Commercial projects which must be completed in full and submitted with four sets of plans (All work must comply with OBC) and plot plan. The application includes zoning, building, sign, electrical, HVAC/ventilation, plumbing, demolition and plan review.

Building Permit Application – Residential
This is a Building Permit Application for Residential projects. Submission Requirements: Plans and drawings sufficient to show compliance to Building and Zoning Codes shall accompany this application. Two (2) sets of plans required, and shall include; without limitation: 1. Plot plan showing lot with dimensions, all buildings and proposed buildings with setback dimensions. 2. Drawings or plan showing length, width and height of proposed construction. 3. Floor plans, cross sections, structural details and elevations necessary to describe the construction. 4. Electrical, Plumbing and HVAC plans as necessary to describe work being done. 5. Topographical plans as required for Grading Permit.

2019 Contractor Registration Packet

2020 Contractor Registration Packet

The Contractor Registration Packet is completed by the Contractor on a yearly basis.

After-Hour Drop Box

For your convenience, an after-hour drop box is available for submitting paperwork after normal business hours. Applications, invoice receipts and other paperwork can be placed in the box, which is located at the entrance of the building at 750 Avon Belden Road. Items in the box are collected every weekday morning. Any items that are too large to be placed in the box must be delivered during the normal business hours of 7:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m.


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