The Building Safety Division adopted the 2018 ICC Buildings Codes on October 10, 2018. All permits submitted on or after October 10th must adhere to the 2018 codes. If you would like free access to these codes, please click here.

Permit Applications

All deck permits must submit engineered stamped plans at the time of application per our recent adoption of the 2018 ICC Building Codes. 

The Building Department no longer requires building permits for like for like window permits. We have amended this requirement with the adoption of the 2018 IRC Code. This amendment is effective now.  

Plan Review Submittal Checklists

  • Residential New Build/Addition Checklist
  • Commercial Tenant Finish Checklist
  • Commercial New Build/Addition Checklist
  • Solar Voltaic Checklist

Water/Sewer Tap Forms 

Other Forms

Permit Fees

Effective December 1, 2018, the Library Impact Fee will no longer be applied to building permits. Please call us at 303-335-4592 if you have any questions.

Inspections

  

Louisville Municipal Code - Chapter 15, Buildings & Construction

Current Review Times

Over the counter permits: Click here to see which permits apply. Anytime
Over the counter permits (Tuesdays): Click here to see which permits apply. Over the counter on Tuesdays from 8:00am-12:00pm

Contractor licenses received via e-mail or fax

Contractor licenses received over the counter

1 week

Anytime

Any Residential work with a plan review

4-6 weeks

Any Commercial work – including signs and fences 4-6 weeks

Plan revisions to an existing issued permit

Minimum 1 week

Note: Review times are based on a complete permit submittal. Submittals requiring more information may extend the posted review time.

 


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