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Building Permit Fact Sheet
Whether you’re making repairs yourself or hiring a contractor, you are responsible for finding out if you need permits -- and getting them before you start work.
If you don’t, you can be fined!
The DCRA has created a Building Permit Fact Sheet that can help you understand if you need a permit for your project. The document can be viewed by following the link below: