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Permits by Fax
Contractors and Homeowners are now able to fax a permit application
for certain projects and receive a permit, within the same working
day, by coming into Building & Safety at City Hall. We will have your
permit ready when you walk in. Just hand us a check or cash and
you’re ready to go. In order to do this:
Application and Fee
Fill in all
pertinent information, including whether you’ll be paying by check, cash
or credit card.
three pages via fax at the above number (the application form must
be completed entirely and legibly).
No permit can
be issued without Workers Compensation coverage verification. This
requirement does not apply to a contractor that does not have
WILL BE ACCEPTED FOR:
or replacement of furnaces or HVAC units in existing dwellings.
replacement of gas, water or sewer lines.
water heaters and plumbing fixtures.
electrical work (i.e. additional outlets, lights, etc.) for
remember! An application for a permit is not a permit!
start work until you have received your permit. You may be
responsible for penalty fees if you start work before the permit is
issued. Having a faxed permit application that is in process will not
exempt you from these penalty fees.
If you have any
questions, please call Monica Shinder at (818) 224-1725.