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Building Permits

BUILDING PERMITS ARE REQUIRED
IN THE CITY OF POTLATCH.


WHAT DOES THAT MEAN?

 
Any structure over 200 sq. ft. (small shed)
you are required to have an approved
Potlatch Building Permit.


   Any structure that you build: decks, stairs, additions, garages, storage sheds over 200 sq. ft., remodeling inside your home, windows or roofs must have an approved building permit before anything can be constructed.

   There is a process that you will go through to obtain a building permit and there are different building permit applications for different projects:

    a.  Pole Building application

    b.  Mechanical building permit application: furnaces,  heat pumps, propane appliances, chimneys, windows, etc.

    c.  Roofing building permit application

    d.  Building permit application and Building Plot Plan(building permit application, page 1 & 2)

BUILDING INSPECTOR

Tamara Minor


Office telephone: (208) 883-5339
Hours: Monday-Friday
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Building Permit
Application Forms


(Click on the links below to download the forms)


BUILDING PERMIT.pdf

POLE BUILDING APPLICATION - 2016.pdf

RE-ROOF PERMIT.pdf

WINDOW PERMIT.pdf

STAIRS, LANDINGS, GUARDRAILS, HANDRAILS.pdf
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DOWNLOAD THE LINK BELOW

TO VIEW WHAT
THE MINIMUM AND MAXIMUM
SETBACK REQUIREMENTS ARE:

MIN. MAX SETBACK REQUIREMENTS.pdf
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MECHANICAL  Permits,  PLUMBING  Permits,

ELECTRICAL  Permits

and  MOBILE HOME PERMITS

 
must be applied for through the
Idaho Division of Building Safety.
Click on the link below to
download the State permits:

http://dbs.idaho.gov/permits/index.html

THERE WILL BE A $2.50 ADMINISTRATIVE FEE
ADDED TO ALL PERMITS ISSUED.


Building Permit Process

1.   Submit the appropriate application to the City of Potlatch along with your construction plans.

2.  The City will then submit the application and your plans to Tamara Minor, the City's Building Inspector.

3.  Tamara Minor will review the application and the building plans. If changes are needed, they will contact the contact name on the application. If they approve the application and the plans, they will fax the information back to the City with what the Building Permit cost will be. If you require extra telephone conversations or site visits, the charge will be $50.00 per hour.

4.  When the City receives all of the final paperwork back from Tamara Minor, the City will issue the building permit when the fee is paid.

ALL APPLICATIONS AND PLANS MUST BE SUBMITTED TO RIM ROCK CONSULTING, INC. FOR REVIEW!