Permit Regulations


The State of Utah and Perry City had adopted model codes published by the International Code Council (ICC). The current editions of these codes include: 2006 International Building Code, 2006 International Residential Code, the 2006 Energy Conservation Code, the 2006 International Plumbing Code, the 2006 International Mechanical Code, the 2006 International Fuel Gas Code, the 2005 National Electrical Code and the 2000 International Fire Code. Perry City uses the fee schedule listed in the 1997 Uniform Administrative Code. Design criteria to be considered in Perry City are: Seismic E- Wind Speed 90mph, Exposure C. Ground snow load is 43- 50 pounds. Footing frost depth is a minimum of 30 inches. The weathering condition applicable to Perry City is considered severe and the winter design temperature is 8 degrees. All plans for new commercial structures, additions to or structural remodels of commercial buildings, and non-structural remodels over 3000 square feet in area require a stamp or seal by a State licensed professional. Most repairs or alterations require a building permit include, remodel new addition, re-roofing and siding, electrical remodeling, plumbing replacement, etc. State law requires that a contractor/owner obtain necessary permits and have required inspections.