Building Permit Processing Time

Estimated Building Permit Processing Time


Time estimates are for average elapsed time between date of a complete submission and the completion of plan review.

AS OF 3/18/2020. WE ARE REVIEWING PERMITS SUBMITTED DURING THE 3rd week of December 2019.
 

Estimated Turn-around Times 


  • Regular: 12-16 weeks
  • Revisions: 5-8 weeks*
  • Mechanical/plumbing stand alone: 2-4 weeks.

Project Types:


  • Single trade projects include:
    • Gas line
    • Mechanical
    • Plumbing
    • Re-roofing
    • Re-siding
    • Tank installation
    • Window replacement
  • Regular Permits include:
    • New houses
    • Remodel and addition of existing houses
    • All commercial projects
    • Owner-builder projects
  • Revisions are changes to permits that have already been issued.
These estimates are provided as a general guide and should not be used as a cause for making commitments of any kind. Turnaround times in specific cases may vary substantially.