Permit Applications & Forms


All fees are based upon the fee schedule listed in Chapter 1449. The fees will be calculated by Building Department staff and in addition to the base fee the required Ohio Board of Building Standards assessment of 1% for residential projects or 3% for commercial projects will be added to the permit fees.

You can pay in person or online.

If you are paying in person no payments will be accepted or processed after 4:00 pm.

If you would like to pay online, you can by clicking the "Pay Here" link located at the bottom lower left-hand side of this page. (A f 3.5% service charge fee is applied and/or a $0.50 minimum charge.)

Commercial Applications

Residential Applications


  • A 24-hour notice is required to schedule an inspection. 
  • You can call 440-526-6864 between 8:30am and 4:00pm to schedule an inspection.
  • All permits require the mandatory inspections and a final inspection is required in addition to the mandatory inspections. 

Application Specification

The following projects will use the "General" application.
  • Basement Completion
  • Bathroom Remodel
  • Deck
  • Driveway
  • Electric Upgrade
  • Fence
  • Gazebo
  • Hot Tubs
  • Kitchen Remodel
  • Miscellaneous Work Not Listed
  • Patio
  • Sewer Line Replacement
  • Sewer Tie-In
  • Sidewalk
  • Siding
  • Storage Shed
  • Swimming Pools
  • Waterproofing
  • Windows

Regulation References

Land Use Applications