Residential Re-Roof

Application Preparation

All permit applications are available to apply electronically, through the Permit Portal.

When filling out an electronic permit application, depending on the permit type, there may be submittal document require. Each permit type has its own set of requirements and details you will need to provide.

Below is the specific information, that will be needed for the listed permit application.

Permit Application Type: Residential Re-Roof

Project Description

A detailed description is needed for every project. NOTE: on the application the area for this description has a red asterisk.        Be Specific! 


  • Where is the roofing being done? (ie. Garage, House, Shed?)
  • How many squares?
  • What type of roofing is being removed and replaced?
  • Is there sheathing being replaced?


Submittals are needed for any project, that require prior approval, through a plan review. 

Visit the General Requirements for Submittals page for document required details.

  • None required.
  • Asbestos Test - Hot mop, silver coat, some asphalt, may contain Asbestos and will be required to be tested before removal. This requirement will be added to the permit application, only as needed. 


This section of the online application will require you to provide the below information.

  • Existing layers. (How many layers are currently on the roof)?
  • Existing layers of roofing types?
  • How many layers are being removed?
  • Amount of sheathing being replaced?
  • How many squares of new roofing are you installing?
  • What roofing types are being installed?


Permit fees will be based on the project valuation. The valuation is the full cost, that includes all materials and labor at market price. 

All fee structures can be viewed on the Fees page.

  • Building Fees

Other Possible Requirements

This section of the electronic application will have a link for the possible additional permits needed for the project. 

  • None

Code Requirement handouts and links