Building Permits & Other Services Estimated Timelines
Below are the current estimated turnaround times for permit review rounds and other Building Department services as of November 15th, 2023. Besides "Permit Intake", turnaround times begin once a permit application is deemed complete and are subject to change based on queue volume. Additional review rounds are dependent upon number of departments requiring rereview and compliance, see "Response to Comments".
Building Permit Review Timelines
Permit Intake / Application Completeness Review: 7-10 Business Days
Mechanical, Electrical, and Plumbing Permits: 2-4 Business Days
Re-Roof Permits: 1-2 Weeks
IFFR Permits: 1-2 Weeks
Repair Permits: 1-3 Weeks
EPIC Permits: Within 4 Weeks
Additional Information: 4-6 Weeks
Response to Comments: 8-10 Weeks
Change Orders: 8-10 Weeks
New Minor Permits: 8-10 Weeks
New Major Permits: 16-18 Weeks
Final Review: 1 Week
Issuance Once Paid: 1-2 Business Days
Other Building Department Services Timelines
BEST Tests: 1-3 business days upon request.
BEST Cards: 7 Business Days to Receive Hard Copies
Contractor Licenses: 1-2 Business Days
Certifications of Occupancy/Letters of Completion: 2-4 Weeks after passing Final Building Inspection.