Use & Occupancy

Permits
A Certificate of Occupancy or Use of Occupancy Permit is issued by the Department of Permitting, Inspections and Enforcement to officially state that the business identified meets local zoning and safety requirements and may legally operate. A Use and Occupancy Permit is required when a change of tenant or use occurs at a business property and construction is not required.
No Construction
The following plans are required for a Use and Occupancy Permit, with no construction:
  • Property Tax ID Number
  • Three (3) Site/Plot Plans Showing Lot, Building and Parking
Special Events
The following plans are required for a Use and Occupancy Permit:
  • Property Tax ID Number
  • Three (3) Site Plans
  • One (1) Letter From Owner
Use and Occupancy situation, New Owner