Fire Department / Code Enforcement

No Fee Building Permit Application

The City of Cortland No Fee Building Permit Application is available online as a fill-in pdf file.
Simply fill in the form, print and sign. [Hint: Use your tab key to navigate from field to field.]

No Fee Building Permit Application (.pdf)

A permit is required for non-structural or cosmetic work such as

This process is basically a registration of the job and carries no fee. We check for code compliance and ensure that the contractor is carrying the proper insurances.