City of South Salt Lake

Online Building Permit Application

Building Permit Applications

Online building permits may only be submitted once all plans and preliminary paperwork has been submitted and accepted.

The building permit application can be submitted for all of the following items:

  • Remodels
  • Additions
  • Electrical service more than 200 amps or multi-service
  • New furnace (not replacements)
  • New air conditioner (not replacements)
  • New water heater (not replacements)
  • Gas meters
  • Carports/detached garages
  • Ramps
  • Roof conversions
  • Drainage

The following permits require an individual permit application:

**Permits Issued in error will be void. Additional fees may apply**

**Please verify that your address is located within South Salt Lake jurisdiction**

It typically takes one (1) business day to process your permit application. If you have any questions, please call 801.483.6005. Decisions relative to permit applications are subject to review by Jim Hignite, City Building Official.

If you are not sure if plans are needed, please call Jody Engar at 801.483.6005.

All fields are required unless noted as optional

For online Processing

   
I am requesting the following permit:

Permit Type:  Residential      Commercial
Job Type:  Building      Electrical      Mechanical      Plumbing      Miscellaneous    

Owner Information

Contractor Information

Please note: By State law, a Licensed General Contractor is required for most projects other than owner-occupied single family dwellings. Owners-builders of single family dwellings may pull permits for their primary residence only. If you are an owner-builder obtaining a project for your own residence, please check the "Owner-Builder" declaration at the bottom of this form.

 Same as owner information


Job Site/Property Location

 Same as owner information


Residential Permit Fees (Select all that apply)

Quantity     Permit Fee
- Swamp Cooler, replacement $30.00 (each)
- Electrical services: upgrade 200 amps or less $50.00 (each)
- Mechanical: air conditioner/condenser, replacement $30.00 (each)
- Mechanical: furnace, replacement $30.00 (each)
- Miscellaneous: Sprinkler Installation - Bldg. Dept. issues permit Public Works does inspections $30.00 (each)
- Plumbing: Gas Meter, existing only needing service $50.00 (each)
- Plumbing: Water pipe, inside upgrade $50.00 (each)
- Plumbing: Waterheater replacement $30.00 (each)
- Re Roof: residential (does not include truss replacement or addition) $75.00 (each)
- Windows-insulated per energy code $30.00 (each)

Commercial Permit Fees (Select all that apply)

Quantity     Permit Fee
- Electrical services: upgrade 200 amps or less $50.00 (each)
- Mechanical: air conditioner/condenser, replacement $50.00 (each)
- Mechanical: furnace, replacement $50.00 (each)
- Mechanical: Roof Top Units, replacement (fee is per unit) $50.00 (each)
- Miscellaneous: Sprinkler Installation - Bldg. Dept. issues permit Public Works does inspections $50.00 (each)
- Plumbing: Gas meter, Existing meter only needing service $50.00 (each)
- Plumbing: Waterheater replacement $50.00 (each)
- Re Roof: Applies to either shingle, Tar/Gravel or Membrane. 10,000 SF or less $150.00 (each)
- Re Roof: applies to either shingle, tar/gravel or membrane. 10,000 to 50,000 SF $300.00 (each)
- Re Roof: applies to either shingle, tar/gravel or membrane. greater than 50,000 SF $500.00 (each)
- Windows- Insulated per energy code $50.00 (each)
Subtotal: $0.00
1% Utah State Surcharge:$0.00
Total: $0.00

Owner-Builder Declaration

I hereby claim exemption from the requirements for licensing under the Construction Trades Licensing Act (58-55, UCA) because the owner of the property for his/her private, non-commercial, non-public use. Any work not performed by the owner will be performed by a contractor licensed under the Construction Trades Licensing Act, and the names and license numbers of the contractors shall be provided to the City of South Salt Lake, and shall be entered on the permit before their work is begun.



Licensed Contractor Declaration

I hereby affirm that all work will be performed by contractors licensed under the Construction Trades Licensing Act (58-55, UCA) whose licenses are in full force and effect. If contractors have not been selected at the time of this application for permit, the permit is issued on the condition that currently licensed contractors shall be selected by the applicant and that the applicant shall provide the names and license numbers to the City of South Salt Lake, and shall enter the same names and numbers on the permit before they give the work.



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