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Simple Permits

Home owners, property owners and licensed contractors can now submit permits online 24/7 for minor installations.

You can now obtain a no-plan Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing (MEP) Permit, called Simple Permit - MEP, for minor installations online for many installations including:


  • Installations of a forced air units (FAU) or air conditioner units (A/C)
  • Installations of exhaust fans
  • Replacement of furnaces


  • Meter reset/re-connections
  • Adding circuits
  • Miscellaneous wirings, such as relocation of electrical outlets, or re-wiring
  • Temporary power poles for construction sites
  • Electric vehicle charging stations for a private garages


  • Water heater replacements, except tankless types
  • Water or sewer piping repairs
  • Gas line repairs
  • Repair or replacement of drains
  • Water softener installations
  • Pressure Reducing Valves (PRV) for domestic service

To learn more about Simple Permit - MEP, see PDF icon Information Bulletin 103.



  1. Click PDF icon here  for detailed instructions on how to apply for a Simple Permit - MEP, pay invoices and schedule inspections.
  2. Licensed contractors will receive their permit as soon as they complete the application and pay the invoice. Homeowners will receive their Simple Permit - MEP normally within two business days after the completed PDF icon Owner-Builder Verification Form DS-3042 is submitted. An inspection can be scheduled once the invoice is paid and the permit is issued.

Apply for a Simple Permit -MEP

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For questions about Simple Permit - MEP, please email [email protected].  

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