Finishing your basement can add value and usable square footage to your home, but you will need to get a permit before you take on the work. Here's what you need to submit to the Planning Department:

Depending on the type of development, you may need additional permits:

Please check with the Planning Department if you have any questions about what is required before you start the work.

Note that additional information may be requested upon review of your application. All information must be received by the Planning Department before your application is processed.