Certificate Of Occupancy

A certificate of occupancy certifies a building's compliance with applicable building codes and other laws, and is required to occupy or use any single-family, two-family, multifamily, or nonresidential building.

A certificate of occupancy is required for:

  • Initial occupancy of a new building;
  • Building remodel/alteration or expansion/addition; 
  • Change in tenant business/entity name;
  • Change in occupancy (use) of a building; or
  • Change in ownership of a building.
Submittal Requirements: (See certificate of occupancy application for details)

Submittal Method: Certificate of occupancy application and payment must be submitted in person.