Solar Electrical (Photovoltaic System)

An electrical permit (miscellaneous trades permit) is required for installation of a roof-mounted photovoltaic system for generating electricity.

Submittal Requirements: (See miscellaneous trades permit application for details)

  • Miscellaneous Trades Permit Application
  • Construction plans including structural drawings (sealed by registered professional engineer), electrical drawings and riser diagram (sealed by registered professional engineer), and manufacturer specifications for major equipment (panels, inverters, transfer switch, etc.)
  • Contractor Registration
  • Fee: $75. If electrical work is part of a new construction, addition/expansion, or remodel/alteration permit, no permit application or fee is required.
Submittal Method: Miscellaneous trades permit application and payment or installation of a photovoltaic system must be submitted in person.