Single Family Remodel Permit

Any change within an existing dwelling that does not increase the area. (BU)

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Examples of work covered by this permit include:

  • Moving a load-bearing interior wall
  • Replacing a load-bearing wall with a beam
  • Installing or relocating a doorway header
  • Enlarging the size of a window or door opening
  • performing an earthquake home retrofit

This permit also includes:

  • Electrical (except temporary power)
  • Mechanical (except fire protection)
  • Plumbing

For a remodel project that does not involve structural work, refer to our single-family remodel permit with no plan review.

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You must apply for this permit online through MyBuildingPermit. We will not accept paper applications or plans.

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Required Documents

Project Specific Plan Requirements

Submittal Information and Forms

Permit Fees

Timelines

Inspections