This document provides the user with the steps needed to create a user login and password and complete the Easy Permit Process.
Creating a login is as easy as 1-2-3
You will be returned to the Login page.
Your password will be emailed to the email address you provided.
Entering the Easy Permit Application
Once you've secured the password, return to the login page and enter your user name and password.
After providing the User Name and password, you will be at the 'Welcome' page. From here you can 'Apply for a permit application', look up information about permits you have applied for on-line or modify your user account information.
The online Easy Permit Process can be used for the replacement of existing windows(same size and location only-a permit is required for buildings with 4 or more units only, doors(same size and location only-a permit is required for buildings with 4 or more units only, hotwater heaters(a permit is always required), furnaces(a permit is always required), the installation of a non-brick or non-chainlink fence greater than 5 feet tall but only up to 6 feet tall, tuckpointing, and roof recovering only- no structural work can be purchased online (permit required for buildings with 4 or more units only, standard alley access garages built on standard city lots.
Step 1 - Check off the work types you will be doing.
Step 2 - Provide the location where the work will be performed. No need to enter the street suffix or zip code. The system will fill these in for you. Provide building and occupancy details if necessary.
Step 3 - Provide the estimated cost of the work to be performed and a brief description.
Step 4 - Provide the details of the work to be performed.
Step 5 - Provide emergency contact information using the 'use our Additional Contacts form' link and any contractor information that may be required using the 'Use our contractor search' link.
Contractor Search Tips
It is easiest to search by license number
Step 6 - Click Finish, make a note of your application number. Your application will be reviewed and an email will be sent to you. In most cases you will be able to pay for your application next business day with your credit card, then just print your permit.