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Commercial Masonry Privacy / Retaining Wall & Fence & Dumpster Enclosure Application

Commercial Permits - Masonry Walls / Retaining Wall / Dumpster Enclosure: ApplicationThe following establishes procedures for in take ofrequired documentation when requesting a permitfor the installation of a masonry wall, installationof a Wrought Iron Fence and/or construction of Dumpster enclosure. For further information refer to Masonry Wall Requirements.

The Client Facilitator will:

  1. Review the application for completeness; along with two sets of signed and sealed building plans and two sets of site plans showing location of same. In lieu of a signed and sealed building plan, the customer can submit the Masonry Wall Section Worksheet and Owner Permit Affidavit (if applicable).
  2. All forms must be completely filled out with appropriate information at time of submittal.
  3. Plan examination fees are calculated and due at time of submittal.
  4. Customer will be informed of all permit holds and Notice of Commencement requirements.

Who can obtain permit:

  • Licensed General, Building, Residential, Masonry Specialty Contractor, or authorized agent can submit and obtain this type of permit. Check to see if there are active comments on contractor.
  • A qualifying owner of a commercial building whose total construction is less than $75,000 (including building, mechanical, plumbing, gas, and electrical work) and whose occupancy use is for the owner and not offered for sale or lease.

Wood fences do not require a permit, but there are requirements to be met when installing one. Please refer to Fence Requirements, for further information.

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