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Building Division Application Packages

Complete Permit Application Packages  [Top of Page]


Commercial Remodel, Tenant

   Improvement, Additions
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All necessary forms and submittal requirements for commercial and industrial remodels, additions, and tenant improvements. 1637k

New Commercial Building
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All necessary forms and submittal requirements for new commercial and industrial buildings. 1456k

New Single Family Residence
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All necessary forms and submittal requirements for new single family dwellings 540k

Residential Remodel, Addition
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All necessary forms and submittal requirements for residential remodels and additions. 576k
  HVAC Install/Replace

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All necessary forms and submittal requirements for heating and air conditioning installations 170k
 

Re-Roof Residential

Re-Roof Commercial

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All necessary forms and submittal requirements for re-roof projects 169k
Individual Permit Application Forms
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  * Accessibility Hardship Worksheet Form to request State of California Title 24 accessibility hardship exceptions.  
  Alternate Materials & Methods of Construction Form to request approval of materials or construction practices that are not recognized by the model codes. 40k

Authorization to Start Work



* Building Permit Application General permit application form for the construction of privatly owned structures. 279k

* Electric Application - Residential List the electrical loads in a building. Form is required for new contruction and all electrical service changes. 292k
  CSLB Complaint Form California State License Board Complaint Form  

* Electrical Plan Submittal Requirements Requirements for electrical plan preparation for commercial, industrial, and multifamily projects. 292k

* Electric Application - Commercial/Industrial Provides contact information and scope of work for Electric Department staff. 101k

* Electric Application - Multi-Family/Subdivision
Provides contact information and scope of work for Electric Department staff. 152k

* Hazardous Materials/Gases Declaration A declaration form to indicate whether or not hazardous materials or gases are going to be used on site or discharged into the air. This is a required submittal for all commercial projects. 100k

* Industrial Waste Survey - 1 Survey/Application for occupancies that will discharge industrial wastes into the sewer line. 93k

* Industrial Waste Survey - 2 Survey/Application for occupancies that typically discharge grease into the sewer lines, i.e. restraunts, meat-cutting facilities, churches, markets, food preparation facilities, and day-care facilities. 107k
  Industrial Waste Survey - 3 Survey/Application for Sand and Oil Interceptor  
  Owner Builder Form An owner's acknowledgement and verification for owners who list themselves on an application as the builder.
 

* Single Family Residential Info Sheet Declaration of slopes, setbacks, easements and elevation differences between curb grade and the finished floor level of the home. 107k

* Subcontractors List A form to list the various subcontractors used on a project. The list is to be presented to the inspector at the final inspection. 76k

     


   
BUILDING DIVISION CHECKLISTS and TOPIC RELATED HANDOUTS

Checklists  [Top of Page]  
  Certificate of Occupancy Required prior to occupying any building. 46k

Commercial Additions, Remodels, Tenant Improvements Drawing and form checklist for commercial additions, remodels, and T.I.'s. 80k
  Conversions - Residential to Commercial A listing of the general areas that need to be considered when converting a dwelling unit to a commercial use. 97k

New Commercial Project Drawing and form checklist for new commercial and industrial projects. 80k

New Single Family Dwellings Drawing and form checklist for new commercial and industrial projects. 78k

Residential Additions, Remodels Drawing and form checklist for new commercial and industrial projects. 77k

Structures Other Than Building Drawing and form checklist for misc. structures i.e. pools, pole signs, retaining walls, radio towers, etc. 119k
Topic Related Handouts  [Top of Page]  

2013 LARUCP 19-02
2013 Los Angeles Area Regional Uniform Code Program (LARUCP) recommendation 19-02 as adopted in RMC Section 16.02.010

  Authorization from Property Owner  Authorization of agent to act on behalf of property owner.   

  Accessibility Issues


     Accessibility Complaint Form For issuing complaints about accessibility issues.

     Accessible Parking ADA requirements for parking stalls  

Building Permit Listing Application for a weekly subscription to a printout of the building permits issued in the previous week. 118k

Board of Appeals - Application to Appear Applicants appear before the Board of Appeals to challenge the interpretation of the Building Code by the Building Official. 129k
  California Contractors State License Board Forms A link to forms available from the State of California


Carbon Monoxide Affidavit
Self-certification for compliance of smoke detectors and carbon monoxide detectors.



Certificate of Installation: CF-6R This certificate is used to specify certain mechanical equipment that has been installed in a dwelling, documenting the model numbers and efficiency ratings. 157k

Christmas Tree and Pumpkin Lots
Christmas Tree Lots Fire Information Bulletin
Procedures and requirements for setting up Christmas tree lots and pumpkin lots. 43k
110k


Commercial Coach Foundation Systems Submittal requirements for a permit application to install a commercial coach. 99k
  Common Building Permits for Homeowners A listing of some of the most common projects for which a building permit is required.  

Conversions - Residential to Commercial A listing of the general areas that need to be considered when converting a dwelling unit to a commercial use. 97k
  Copies of Plans Instructions for requesting copies of construction plans that are on file. 264k

Deferred Improvement Request A request to the Building Division to allow the issuance of a Building Permit and deferring the submission of plans for certain elements of the project at a later date. 64k

Demolition Permit Declaration - Commercial A form outlining the responsibilites and requirements to deal with asbestos removal for commercial projects. 230k
  Demolition Permit Declaration - Residential A form outlining the responsibilites and requirements to deal with asbestos removal for residential projects.  

Electric Distribution Planners - Areas of Responsibility A map showing the areas in town that are assigned to each of the Electric Department Planning Staff's area of responsiblity for power distribution. Link
  Electric Service Change Procedure for non-emergency electric service change 35k
  Energy Forms - Residential Residential compliance forms for energy efficiency standards.  
  Energy Forms - Non-Residential Non-residential compliance forms for building energy efficiency standards.  

Estimated Fees - Single Family Dwelling Fee estimate for single family houses from 1200 s.f. to 3300 s.f. in 300 ft incriments. 114k

Express Plan Check and Final Inspection; for Remodel Projects List standard Fire Department requirements for small plans reviewed by the Building Division staff only. 77k
  Exterior Wall Openings Single Family Dwellings - Requirements for exterior walls, projections, and window openings within 5 feet of the fire separation distance. 40k

Federal ADA Standards   Link

Fee Estimate Request *Acrobat Form Request form for a custom fee estimate for a specific project. 421k

Fees Index Page A link to a new page that lists fees and rates for Department services. Link
  FEMA Elevation Certificate National Flood Insurance Program instructions and form for an Elevation Certificate  

Fireplace / Solid Fuel Heating Device Standards County wide requirements for all solid fuel heating devises. 112k
  Floodplain Construction Substantial Improvement worksheet for floodplain construction, determining market value, and FEMA guide for 50% rule.

  H.V.A.C. Change Out Forms A list of typial forms for the most common commercial HVAC replacement units. These forms are to be provided at the time of final inspection to the building inspector.  

Impact Fee Adjustment Request A request for staff to review the impact fees that were assessed on a specific project based on unique situations. 119k
  Improvement Completion Notification Form A form with requirements necessary for the issuance of building permits prior to a subdivision being accepted for maintenance by City Council. 35K

Kitchen Equipment Hood Requirements A list of food processing equipment and their required exhaust hoods. A hood sizing worksheet. 114k
  Landscape Documentation Forms Forms for documenting compliance with water efficiency ordinance requirements


Manufactured Building Installations An inspection checklist for the installation of manufactured housing. 114k

Manufactured Home on a Foundation System Submittal requirements for a permit application to install a manufactured house. 93k
  Model Home Permit Agreement Allows the construction of a home which may be used for sales purposes only.  
  Oil and Grease Interceptor Drawing of approved oil and grease interceptor for occupancies with food preparation. 105k
  Patio Cover - Attached Pre-approved plans for attached patio covers for residential use 1440K

Permit Process An overall description of the permit process. 144k
  Permit Violation Referral A form to report permit violations to Contractors State License Board.  

Plan Check Process An overall description of the plan check process. 136k

Plot Plan Example A sample plot plan showing preferred conventions for preparing site plans for building projects. 1357k

Sand and Oil Interceptor Drawing of approved sand and oil interceptor for occupancies that wash down floors with oil or grease residues 104k

Sign Supports - Structural Requirements When does the sign support need to be disigned by an engineer and the design parameters. 81k
  Requirements for residential pools and spas, including setbacks and barrier requirements. 61K
  Discusses when permits are required for retaining walls, and a design for a 4' retaining wall with no surcharge. 82K

Solar Permitting Guidebook California guidebook for improving permit review and approval for small solar photovoltaic systems.


Special Inspections Form A project that requires special inspection in accordance with California Building Code Section 1701. 112k
  Stairs Details for private details  

Statement of Facts - Permits with Deferred Submittal Items A statement outlining the responsibilites of the applicant when starting a project when all the necessary information has not been submitted and reviewed by the Building Division. 76k
  Structural Observation Report Form
The visual observation of the structural system for general conformance to the approved plans and specifications at significant construction stages and at completion of the structural system.
42k

  Swimming Pool Anti-Entrap. Device Swimming Pool Safety Act. Pool/spa drain anti-entrapment device certification.

  Trash/Recycling Enclosure Zoning regulations and plans for trash and recycling enclosures 110K
  Vapor Barrier Requirements Vapor Barrier requirements for residential slab on grade construction. 150k

Water Heater Replacement General information regarding installation and permit requirements for water heaters.


  Wildland-Urban Interface Fire Areas Standards for fire safe building construction and methods. 110K
 



BUILDING DIVISION POLICY HANDOUTS

Policies  [Top of Page]  

Building Standards Codes Adoption History








Administrative Code Chapter 1  


   

Building Code Chapter 2  


   

Electrical Code Chapter 3  


   

Plumbing Code Chapter 4  


   

Mechanical Code Chapter 5  


   

Title 24 Disabled Access Chapter 6  


   

Zoning/Planning Chapter 7  


   

Plan Review Chapter 8  


   

Development Services Department Chapter 9  
 



WHAT'S NEW | FEE SCHEDULES | HANDOUTS & FORMS ONLINE
PLAN CHECK STATUS | INSPECTORS | INSPECTION RESULTS

Erich Mayne, Development Services Supervisor
City of Redding
777 Cypress Avenue, Redding, CA 96001
Phone: 530-225-4030 - Fax: 530-225-4360
E-mail: permitcenter@ci.redding.ca.us