The flowchart below is designed to help businesses and city residents better understand:
the Overall Process for Zoning & Permitting
Can you get from “Starting a New Business?” (or “Building Something?“) …navigate through various applications and requirements? Ultimately you will want to get through INSPECTIONS to get a “Certificate of Occupancy” (or other form of approval from our building official) for your new building, project, or business!…
_* # of days may depend on city staff availability and board schedule; refer to calendar for meeting dates.
_** some costs are variable (e.g., for construction) and may include a processing fee; refer to fee schedule.
__(Please also note costs shown in overview process are for businesses; residential permitting may differ.)
_*** a Certificate of Occupancy (or other form of approval) is issued by SAFEbuilt: 269-729-9244