In order to issue an electrical permit, the applicant must submit:

For electrical installations with a value over $25,000 two sets of electrical drawings must be submitted with the permit application.


For a single-family dwelling, the applicant may be the owner and occupant of the property, or may be a contractor who holds a Master Electrician Certificate. This is the person to whom the permit is issued.

Service must be 200 amps or less for a home-owner permit.

Typical Site Inspections Stages

  • Rough In: Prior to drywall, all wire and boxes installed and visible, main service installed, bonding and grounding complete.
  • Final: prior to occupancy, all load devices and switches installed and operational, smoke detectors installed, panel labeled.