Building

~*EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY The City Of Saratoga Springs Building Department Is Now Paperless For Building Permit Submittals And Re-Submittals.*

~For Future SUBMITTALS And RE-SUBMITTALS Please E-Mail All PDF Document Files To: BuildingApps@SaratogaSpringsCity.com

~Please E-Mail All Of The Submittal And Re-submittal Documents That Are Required At The Time Of Submittal. If The Submittal Is Not Complete We Will Not Be Able To Start The Plan Review Or Complete The Approval For Re-submittals.

~After The Permit Is Approved And Building Permit Is Issued We Will Provide You A Digital Copy Of The Approved Plans And Permit Documents For You To Print. All Permit Documents Must Be On Site For Inspections, Provide A Printed Set Of The Approved Plans A Minimum Size Of 18” X 24”


Hours of Operation:                                                                                                                                  Monday - Thursday 7:00am - 6:00pm                                                                                                     Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm with a limited amount of inspections

***Due to emphasis on social distancing we encourage anything that can be done digitally to be submitted via email.

Responsibilities

International Code Council LogoThe Building Department is responsible for plan reviews, issuing building permits, and completing all required building inspections on commercial buildings, residential projects, additions, remodels and basement finishes. In doing so we hope to ensure a safe and secure living and working environment for the citizens and guests of our city.

Current Versions of the Codes Utilized for Inspections

  • 2017 Edition of the National Electrical Code (NEC), issued by the National Fire Protection Association
  • 2018 Edition of the International Plumbing Code (IPC), issued by the International Code Council
  • 2018 Edition of the International Mechanical Code (IMC), issued by the International Code Council
  • 2015 Edition of the International Residential Code (IRC), issued by the International Code Council
  • 2018 Edition of the International Energy Conservation Code (IECC), issued by the International Code Council
  • 2018 Edition of the International Fuel Gas Code (IFGC), issued by the International Code Council
  • 2018 Edition of the International Building Code (IBC), issued by the International Code Council
  • 2018 Edition of the International Fire Code (IFC), issued by the International Code Council

Permit Requirements

SWPPP permits are required with all single family, multi family and commercial building permit application submittals.