How long does it take for a permit to be approved?

Permit approval time depends on the correct submission of the required documentation and the volume of submissions.  If the submitted application and plans require only a single review, the following applies:

Residential Permits:

Require an average of five (5) working days for an approval or a response but could take up to 15 to 30 working days.

Commercial Permits:

Require an average of 15 working days for an approval or response but could take up to 30 days.

Fire System Permits (Alarms, Sprinklers, etc):

Require an average of 15 working days for an approval or response but could take up to 30 days.

 

 

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1. Why does the City require building permits?
2. Is a permit required for my project?
3. What licenses are required for those who apply for a permit?
4. How long does it take for a permit to be approved?
5. Why do I need to submit surveys of my property?
6. Can I obtain a permit as an owner-builder?
7. Do my plans need to be signed and sealed?
8. What time is my inspection?
9. What are the results of my inspection?
10. Where is the location of my septic tank or drain field?
11. How do I apply for a permit?
12. Does my neighbor have a permit for work being done on their property?