To apply for a residential addition permit you will need:
Two copies of building plans and supporting documents as listed on the Residential Additions Checklist for Structural Plan Review. Please note; plans that are on paper sized larger than 11 x 17, or are more than 7 pages, require one paper copy and one electronic copy (CD in PDF format).
Three copies of the house plat showing the proposed addition with the setbacks marked; when disturbing more than 2,500 square feet an engineered site grading plan will be required. Please note; plats that are on paper sized larger than 11 x 17 require one paper copy and one electronic copy (CD in PDF format).
Properties that are on a septic system will require Health Department approval for the addition of one or more bedrooms.
Administrative and review fees are due at submittal, inspection fees are due at permit issuance, please see our current Fee Schedule for more information.
Associated Forms and Resources:
- Affidavit of Owner
- Checklist for Structural Plan Review (Residential Additions)
- Fee Schedule
- Residential Change Application
- Sample Wind Bracing Plan
- Soils Report Form
- Soils Testing Policy