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.

Plan review times are about 12 weeks. Furlough days have affected plan review turn around times please be patient. Thank you for your understanding.

Estimated Turn-around Times 

  • Regular: 10-12 weeks
  • Revisions: 4-6 weeks*
  • Mechanical/plumbing stand alone: 2 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.