When is a permit required?

Permits are required for construction of all new buildings/structures, additions to buildings/structures, interior remodels/alterations that include structural modifications, structural repairs to buildings, storm shelters, decks, covered patios, storage buildings, carports, fences over 7ft tall, swimming pools, demolition of structures, cell towers, tents over 400 sqft, plumbing, electrical and mechanical work.

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1. When is a permit required?
2. When is a permit not required?
3. Where do I get a permit?
4. What submittals are required for a residential building permit?
5. What is a site plan?
6. What work can I do myself as a property/home owner?
7. How much does a Certificate of Occupancy cost?
8. Do you issue permits outside the city limits?
9. How do I locate my property lines?
10. How long is a permit valid?
11. What is the number to call to have your lines marked before you start digging?
12. How do I schedule an inspection?
13. Can I start work without a permit?