Permit Applications

* Verify that your address is in the Ogden City jurisdiction HERE

Apply online for the following permits:

Commercial: Includes Apartment Buildings, Industrial, Office, Retail and Restaurants; Fire Damage/Repair
                   ***Contact Central Weber Sewer District for any applicable Impact Fees 

Residential: Includes Single Family, Duplex, Triplex and Townhomes; Fire Damage/Repair 

Fire: Commercial Fire Alarms, Sprinklers, & Commercial Kitchen Hoods; Residential if more than two dwelling units (excludes Townhouses)

Land Use: Fences, Driveways, Landscaping, Sheds (<200 sq.ft.), Concrete Pads, Walkways, etc. ***Requires a Site Plan

Demolition permits are issued separately and may require Asbestos and Utility Clearances:
- Asbestos Clearance: Contact State of Utah Division of Air Quality
- Power Clearance: Call Rocky Mountain Power at 888-221-7070
- Gas Clearance: Email Dominion Energy
- Water Clearance: Email Ogden City Public Works

Vacant Building: Buildings that are vacant for more than 90 days, or have received a "public nuisance violation." 
- Requires a Vacant Building Plan (max 1-2 pdf files)
- Ogden City Code & Fees for Vacant Buildings

***Allow 1-3 days to process applications
***Email questions to or call 801-629-8950

Construction Docs Required, As Applicable:

New Construction (Contact the Planning Department for approval):
Complete Plan Set, including Site and Civil; Mechanical, Electrical, and Plumbing (one PDF)
Structural Calculations (one PDF)
Geotechnical Soils report (one PDF)
Project Specifications/Manual (one PDF)
Energy Compliance; ResCheck/Comcheck (one PDF) 
Miscellaneous (that do not fit into one of the categories above, one PDF)

Complete Floor Plan Set (one PDF) 
Structural Calculations (one PDF) 
Project Specifications/Manual (one PDF)
Energy Compliance; ResCheck/Comcheck (one PDF) 
Miscellaneous (Installation Manuals, Photos, Cut/Spec Sheets, etc.)

BDO Approval is required for all projects located at the Business Depot of Ogden
Central Weber Sewer District Impact Fee
Ogden-Hinckley Airport Approval 
* Drawings must be sealed, signed and dated by a Utah-licensed design professional. Digital stamps and signatures are acceptable
* Partial submittals will not be accepted for review
* A deposit of $70.50 is due at time of application acceptance. This deposit will be deducted from the final permit price.

Quick Links to Other Resources:

Pay for Building Permit Invoices HERE

Ogden Fee Schedule HERE

Apply for Engineering Permits HERE

Where and what can you build in Ogden City? Contact the Planning Department 

Contact Code Services HERE

Contact Business Licensing HERE

Submit a GRAMA (Public Records) Request HERE

Impact Fees: Contact Central Weber Sewer District

What is a Site Plan?