Application status updates
We are processing building permit applications. See our updates by permit type and date of submission.
Track your building permit application
Find building permits for current and past construction projects in our permit tracking system (PTS).
Submit addenda for your site permit
Follow our instructions to submit addenda to a site permit originally submitted with paper plans.
See our limited permit services
We are available Monday to Friday from 7:30 to 9:30am for limited over-the-counter permit services.
Other permits and inspections
Building permits during the coronavirus outbreak
Information on construction projects during the coronavirus pandemic
Construction projects are allowed if they follow specific safety protocols. Get information to keep construction sites safe.
The Department of Building Inspection and the Permit Center accept some building permit applications online.
The City updated building codes in 2019. The updated codes were effective January 1, 2020.
The City requires you to pay building permit fees for all projects. Find the relevant fees for your project.
The Fire Department reviews plans for buildings with 3 or more residential units.
If you are not registered with the City, schedule your building inspection on the phone or in-person.