Building Permits

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Building permits are issued for, but not limited to, these construction projects.

  • Erecting a new structure
  • Adding components (e.g. wing or unit) to an existing structure
  • Finishing or altering the interior of a structure
  • Moving a structure
  • Demolishing a structure
  • Signing a structure
 

How to Submit Permit Applications

The City is currently accepting either hard copy or electronic applications. Hybrid hard copy/electronic applications will not be accepted.

The City is transitioning to an electronic-only permit application process in 2021. Refer to the information below regarding this transition; please check back often as this schedule is subject to change without notice.

  • Part 3 New Construction – electronic submission required as of May 1, 2021
  • Part 9 New Construction – electronic submission required as of August 1, 2021
  • Tenant Improvements and Renovations – electronic submission required as of August 1, 2021

Learn more about our Building Permit application submission process on the Construction Permits Updates page.

Completed permit applications can be emailed to buildingpermits@cnv.org for processing. 

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