Building Permits

      To protect the life, health, safety, and welfare of the citizens of Sanford and the public in general, while demonstrating integrity, honesty and fairness in all transactions as we consistently apply the provisions of the various state and local codes to all those we deal with on a daily basis. Striving for excellence in all matters of ethical conduct, while accepting no personal favors for public services rendered and conscientiously avoiding all circumstances that could compromise professional integrity.

Apply for a Building Permit

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(Paper applications are no longer accepted)


Early Start Authorization Application

Fee Schedules

Building Permit Fees Effective 02.16

Police, Fire & Recreation Impact Fees Effective September 1, 2018

ICC Building Valuation Table


Change of Use for Commercial Buildings

Limited Power of Attorney Form

Notice of Commencement

Owner Builder Statement

Pre-Power Application - Commercial

Product Approval Specification Form

Revision - Response to Comments Form 

Stocking and Training Permit Rev. 10.14

Temporary Underground Power Form - Residential

Submittal Requirements  - New Requirements

Online Permit Submittal - General Guidelines

Aluminum Structures Checklist

Boat Dock-Boat Ramp Permit Checklist

Commercial Permit Checklist

Commercial Pool Permit Checklist

Commercial Roof Permit Checklist

Deck Permit Checklist

Demolition Permit Checklist

Doors - Windows Permit Checklist

Dumpster Enclosure Permit Checklist

Expired Permits - Permit Reinstatement

Fence - Commercial Permit Checklist

Fence - Residential Permit Checklist

Foundation Stabilization Permit Checklist

Fuel Gas Permit Guidelines

Fuel Gas Worksheet

Generator Permit Checklist

Historic District - Window & Door Replacement

HVAC Permit Checklist

Manufactured Home Additions & Alterations Permit Checklist

Master File Permit Guidelines - Residential

Moved Building-Structure Permit Checklist

New Manufactured & Mobile Home Permit Checklist

Plumbing Grease Trap Permit Checklist

Residential Alteration Permit Checklist

Residential New Construction Permit Checklist

Residential Pool, Spa, Hot Tub Permit Checklist

Residential Pool/Spa/Hot Tub Safety Act Requirement

Residential Re-Roof Permit Package

Shed / Gazebo / Pergola Permit Guidelines

Shed Affidavit 120 sq. ft. or less

Siding Permit Checklist

Sign (Freestanding or Wall) Permit Guidelines

Slab Permit Checklist

Solar Heating Permit Checklist

Solar Photovoltaic Permit Checklist

Wall Permit Checklist 8/17


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