Attic Finishing

For the finishing of any existing basement or attic, see below for permit submittal requirements and for general construction information. This permit type does not include review for any structural changes (see Alteration for more information).

Application Requirements


  • Permit Application Packet (PDF) - The documents below are combined in one PDF file.
    1. Permit Application
    2. Zoning Worksheet - Residential
    3. Building Site and Utility Data Worksheet
    4. Water Service and Meter Worksheet
    5. Tree Protection Agreement
    6. Fire Protection – Letter of Understanding (separate Fire Protection permit required if there is an existing fire protection system)
    7. Contractor of Record (Contractor License Requirements/Contractor License Application)

Application Fees & Deposits


  • Building Construction and Inspection Fee - $1.50 per square foot of floor area (One of the fees due at time of permit pick-up)
  • Permit Application Deposit - $100 (Maximum amount due at time of permit application submission)
  • Additional fees may apply at time of permit pick-up

Drawing Requirements (To Be Submitted With Permit Application)


  • Construction Documents - 4 copies

Construction Submittal Requirements


The following apply during the course of construction:

Required Inspections


  1. Electrical Rough-In (If applicable)
  2. Mechanical Rough-In (If applicable)
  3. Plumbing Rough-In (If applicable)
  4. Framing/Structural
  5. Insulation
  6. Final Building Inspection
See Inspection Information For Single Family Residential Permits (PDF) for more information.

Additional Resources