When do I need a permit?
Any owner, authorized agent, or contractor who desires to construct, enlarge, alter, repair, remove, demolish, or change the occupancy of a building or structure, or to erect, install, enlarge, alter, repair, remove, convert or replace any electrical, gas, mechanical, or plumbing system, the installation which is regulated by the technical codes, or to cause any such work to be done, shall first make application to the Building Official and obtain the required permit for the work. Minor repairs may be made with the approval of the Building Official without a permit, provided that such repairs shall not violate any of the provisions of the technical codes. Please call 432-264-2504 for more information.

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1. Are permits required?
2. When do I need a permit?
3. Do I need a permit to build a carport?
4. Do I need a permit if I have siding installed on my house?
5. Do I need a permit if I re-roof my house?
6. Do I need a permit to change the water heater in my home?
7. What if I want to encroach my front and side yard setbacks?
8. What Technical Codes are currently used by the City of Big Spring?