Permits and Licensing

Online Permits

Permits Online

Minimum Requirements

  • You will need a valid email address to register for online permits.
  • You will need an up-to-date web browser with encryption (TLS 1.0 or better).
  • You will need a credit card for payment. We accept Visa, Master Card, American Express, and Discover.
  • You will need to print a PDF of your permit and post it on the job site.

Available Online Permits

Permit Type For Homesteader/ Homeowner For Contractor
Building Contractor Express NO YES
Burglar Alarm YES YES
Electrical
See also: Electrical Inspection Scheduling: Residential Single Family and Duplex
YES YES
Fence Permit NO NO
Fire Engineering (Alarm and Suppression) NO YES
General Building Permit NO NO
Mechanical NO YES
Plumbing/Gasfitting NO YES
Stucco and/or Plaster YES YES
Warm Air NO YES

If the permit you desire is not in the table above, check out our Permit Section for other permits offered by the Department of Safety & Inspections.