Check the Zoning Dimensional Table Check the Building Permit Application Permits are accepted and issued 8:30-9:30 a.m. or 4:00-5:00 p.m. ONLY.
Fee: Residential New Construction: Finished = .50cents per square foot, with a minimum fee of $50.00 Unfinished = .30cents per square foot, with a minimum fee of $50.00
Alterations: based on the estimated construction value, $7.50 per $1,000 with a minimum of $50.00
Foundation: New = $50.00 flat fee Addition = $40.00 flat fee
Permits are issued 8:30-9:30 a.m. or 4:00-5:00 p.m. ONLY.
Check the Building Permit Application
The provisions of the International Residential Code for One and Two Family Dwellings shall apply to the construction, alteration, movement, enlargement, replacement, repair, equipment, use and occupancy, location, removal and demolition of detached one and two-family dwellings and multiple single-family dwellings (townhouses) not more than three stories in height with a separate means of egress and their accessory structures.
Exception: Existing buildings undergoing repair, alteration or additions, and change of occupancy shall be permitted to comply with the International Existing Building Code.
The purpose of this code is to provide minimum requirements to safeguard the public safety, health and general welfare, through affordability, structural strength, means of egress facilities, stability, sanitation, light and ventilation, energy conservation and safety to life and property from fire and other hazards attributed to the built environment.
A large building project requires 3 sets of plans. One for the Building Inspector and two for the Fire Dept.
INTERNATIONAL BUILDING CODE 2009 EDITION
INTERNATIONAL RESIDENTIAL CODE 2009 EDITION
INTERNATIONAL PLUMBING CODE 2009 EDITION
INTERNATIONAL MECHANICAL CODE 2009 EDITION
INTERNATIONAL ENERGY CONSERVATION CODE 2009 EDITION
BUILDING PERMIT FEES 2013
PLUMBING/GAS INSPECTOR - NOW PART TIME
Town Hall 33 Geremonty Drive Salem NH 03079
Phone (603) 890-2020 Fax (603) 898-1223
Inspectors' office hours are:8:30-9:30AM & 4:00-5:00PM, Monday-Friday
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