Residential Electrical Permit

  1. Projects Requiring Electrical Permits
  2. Required Inspections
  3. Scheduling Inspections

You need an electrical permit when:

  • Providing new electrical service or wiring.
  • Upgrading electrical service.
  • Adding a permanent generator back-up to an existing electrical panel, service equipment and similar devices.
  • Installing or replacing any electrical wiring, panel board, service equipment or disconnecting means.
  • Any wiring that penetrates a fire-rated assembly and/or is installed in a plenum.