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BUILDING PERMIT - SINGLE FAMILY RESIDENTIAL BASEMENT FINISHING

  1. SINGLE FAMILY RESIDENTIAL BASEMENT FINISHING PERMIT APPLICATION

    Licensed residential contractors and resident homeowners may apply for permits.

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  3. PERMIT APPLICANT:*

  4. **** Required if Contractor is Applicant. ****

  5. **** Required if Contractor is Applicant. ****

  6. UTILITIES STATUS *

    Please indicate if the residence is connected to City Sewer or a Private Septic System.

  7. Please scan and upload your basement finishing plan. Plans must be clearly drawn to scale, show space names, dimensions, ceiling height, structural elements, walls, doors, windows, egress window/s, smoke/CO detectors, exits, stairs and other details for building code compliance. Do not proceed with work prior to obtaining a permit and contact the Building Department at 763-755-8700 to verify acceptability of plans. You may be contacted by the Building Department if plans are incomplete or otherwise unacceptable.

  8. NOTE:

    If basement bedrooms are being added and the residence has a septic system, the septic system must be sized for the total number of bedrooms. Please call 763-755-8700 to verify septic system sizing. A basement finishing permit may be delayed by septic system verification. Additional permits may be required for septic, plumbing, electrical and mechanical work.

  9. Single Family Residential Basement Finishing Permit

    $200.00 Permit Fee

  10. Permit Fee

  11. State of Minnesota Permit Surcharge

    $1.00 State Surcharge

  12. Surcharge

  13. ADDITIONAL CHARGES APPLY TO ONLINE TRANSACTIONS:

    Please note that in addition to the City Permit Fee and State Surcharge, the on-line payment system provider charges a 3.95% processing fee.

  14. Acknowledgement & Agreement*

    By checking the box below, I hereby represent that I am either the property owner or a licensed contractor. I hereby certify and acknowledge: that I have read and examined this application; the information I have provided above is complete and accurate; the subject work will be in conformance with the ordinances and codes of the City of Andover and the Minnesota State Building Code; and, I understand this is an application for permit and upon completing this transaction a permit is issued by the City of Andover. Separate permits are required for building, plumbing, mechanical, fire suppression, electrical and required fire alarm systems. This application and any issued permit may become null and void if misrepresentation occurs or if work is not commenced within 180 days or is suspended or abandoned for a period of 180 days. The granting of a permit does not presume to give authority to violate or cancel the provisions of any state or local law.

  15. Electronic Signature*

    By checking the box below, the permitee agrees and acknowledges the electronic signature is valid and binding in the same force and effect as a handwritten signature.

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