Currently the 2012 codes are being used.
Below are the various types of building division permit applications. To view the fees, please see the Plan Review and Building Permit Charges schedules. Please view the ordinances and other pertinent information for plan submittal. Please ensure the type of construction and occupancy group information are included on the application. To review the building permit review statistics, please see the Building Permit Review page. For any questions, please call the Community Development Department at (775) 334-2063.
- Common Projects Requiring Building Permits
- Commercial Building Permit Application
- Fire Sprinkler/Suppression/Alarm Permit Application
- Grading/Site Improvements Permit Application
- NAC 278.340 (Construction prohibited until final map approved. (NRS 439.200, 445A.855, 445A.860) The developer shall not perform any construction on the site of a subdivision, except that necessary to evaluate the subdivision, until the Division or local agency approves the final map. [Bd. of Health, Subdiv., Condo., & PUD Reg. § 31, eff. 9-15-82] - (NAC A by Environmental Comm'n by R152-08, 12-17-2008). For any questions, please contact Bill Gall at (775) 334-2028.
- Residential/Remodel Building Permit Application -- updated 03-07-2014
- Sign Permit Application
- EZ Permit Application (Utility Permit Application)
Depending on the type of application, any of the following documents may be required in addition to the permit application:
- Building Permit Review - NonResidential
- Demolition Checklist and Bond Form
- Demolition Review
- RFD High-Piled Combustible Storage Requirements and Worksheet -- updated 03-14-2014
- Site Plan Checklist
- Special Inspections
- Owner-Builder Information and Exemption Form
To request overtime plan review, please submit the Overtime Request Form along with the application and plans. At the time the form is submitted, the fee for an hour of overtime for each applicable division/ department checked on the form must be paid. If more than an hour of overtime plan review is required by the plans examiner to review the project, the balance of the fee will be added to the permit price.
Other types of documents necessary for plan submittal will be available at this site in the near future. Currently, all of the documents may be obtained at One East First Street, Reno, NV 89501 on the 2nd floor or call (775) 334-2063 with any questions. Thank you very much for your patience.