Applications & Permits

Residential Permit

Permit Office Hours:  Monday - Friday 8am-5pm

"Provide efficient plan review, permitting, inspection and public education to ensure a safe-built environment, promote fire prevention and support emergency response to protect the citizens and visitors of Lincoln."

The following types of permits are issued by the Building Inspection Department:

Residential Building Construction PermitRoofing Permit
Commercial Building Construction PermitSign/Banner Permit
Manufactured Home PermitDemolition Permit
Electrical PermitSite Prep/Excavation Permit
Mechanical PermitSwimming Pool Permit
Plumbing PermitAccessory Structure Permit
Gas PermitCell Tower Permit

*Inspections are performed following completion of all permitted work.

*Click on icon above to download.

Contractor Building Applications and Subcontractor Applications may be downloaded from this site. Please print and complete before applying to the Building Inspection Department. We will be glad to assist or answer questions about building in the Corporate Limits or Police Jurisdiction of the City of Lincoln.

Download Residential and Commercial Building Applications by clicking on the appropriate icon below: