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Application for Building Permit
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Building Permit Application
All Fields Required Unless Not Applicable
PLEASE MAKE SURE this is the address of the project being permitted.
Owner Phone #
**ALL CONTRACTORS LISTED BELOW MUST BE LICENSED WITH THE CITY OF MANHATTAN.
General Contractor Email Address
Size of Water Meter
Required for all new or upsized connections and incurs a separate fee based on meter size.
Is an irrigation system being installed?
Size of Lawn Irrigation Meter
(type "NA" if not a dedicated meter)
# of units
Partial Finish (indicate finished portion on plans)
Estimated Cost of Project - For Remodels Only
If new construction, write "new construction"
Calculate Plan Review Fee (NOT REQUIRED FOR 1 & 2 FAMILY RESIDENTIAL PROJECTS)
30% of the total permit fee for all COMMERCIAL PROJECTS IS TO BE PAID AT TIME OF APPLICATION. Plan review process will not begin until this payment is received. Payment can be made in person at the Risk Reduction Office, by mail (checks payable to City of Manhattan) or online at the link below.
CALCULATE PLAN REVIEW FEE (COMMERCIAL ONLY)
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ENTER PLAN REVIEW FEE (COMMERCIAL ONLY)
If fee has been waived, enter 0
PAY ONLINE (TO PAY PLAN REVIEW FEE ONLY) DO NOT PAY PERMIT FEES HERE
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Electronic submittal of application and plans is preferred.
Please attach a complete PDF set of drawings to this application or deliver on CD or other portable storage device to the Risk Reduction office. Incomplete or partial drawing sets will delay the plan review process. If hard copy plans are submitted, only one set is required.
Please note, the file upload size limit is 25MB.
Upload Building Plans
Upload Additional Items if Needed
Please note the following:
Construction documents submitted with application for a permit shall be of sufficient clarity to indicate the location, nature and extent of work proposed and show in detail that it will conform to the provisions of the currently adopted codes of the City of Manhattan and relevant laws, ordinances, rules, and regulations.
I understand and agree that by typing my name above I am providing a legal signature on this application for the building permit.
Residential Application Submittal Checklist
Site Plan: Location of erosion control, setback distances (measured from roof overhang to property lines), identify all easements on the property.
Elevations: Front, back, and sides.
Floor Plans: All rooms labeled, scalable or fully dimensioned, basement areas identified as finished, unfinished, N/A.
Deck Framing Plan
Dimensions of deck
Location of all pier footings
Pier footing size
If using engineered beams, list size and name brand of beam
Exterior wall height
Basement wall height
Eave to ridge height
Commercial Application Checklist:
Life Safety Plan
Grease Interceptor Permit app
Building Accessibility form (renovation only)
Non-residential waste water discharge survey
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