A certificate of occupancy/change of tenant application shall be obtained from the Building Commissioner by any person desiring to occupy, sell, or let for occupancy a retail, commercial, or industrial building, or any premises including off-street parking, nor shall anyone allow a building which they own or control or for which they are acting as the agent of the owner to be occupied without obtaining a certificate of occupancy.
Change of Occupancy Permit
When submitting a Change of Tenant - Occupancy Permit Application the following item must be uploaded:
Drawing of a floor plan of the proposed store or business
The plot plan showing the number of parking spaces
Description of business
You will then upload these items to the building department portal as a commercial building permit sub-type Occupancy/Change of tenant.
New signs are required to get approval. You will need to complete a sign permit application in the building department permitting portal
Please upload sign construction details, along with a rendering, for approval to the building department portal as a sign permit.