When are permits required?
Permits are required when the owner or agent intends to construct, enlarge, alter, repair, move, demolish or change the occupancy of a building or structure, or to erect, install, enlarge, alter, repair, remove, convert or replace and electrical, gas mechanical or plumbing system, the installation of which is regulated by the adopted construction codes.

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1. When are permits required?
2. How are permit fees determined?
3. Are inspections required by the City of Lancaster for my particular project?
4. Where do I apply for a permit?
5. Is there any particular time the permit must be applied for?
6. What are the typical projects that require residential permits?