Construction permits are required by law in order to ensure that structures are designed and constructed in accordance with the building codes, and all other applicable codes and local ordinances, to ensure the safety of the building and its inhabitants. Construction drawings for land development, building, and fire safety components are reviewed and inspections are conducted to ensure that construction conforms to the approved building plans and all applicable code requirements.
The current codes can be found at the attached link: Current codes
The Fire Marshal's Office conducts the following types of plan reviews related to construction permits. Information regarding general requirements, applicable codes and standards, and a list of other county departments involved in the review and permitting process can be found by clicking on the appropriate link below: