Permits are required for all new 1, 2 and 3- family structures, additions. remodels, fire damages, decks, detached structures, electrical installations,
swim pools (in and above ground), tents, fireplaces/wood burning stoves, demolitions, any structural changes, change of use, satellite dishes, and solar
When filling out a Building & Electrical Application, the following items are needed:
- One (1) set of drawings showing cross-sections
- Floor plans (including any changes/revisions)
- Energy insulation information required by code
- Septic approval (if applicable)
- Plumbing Permit
- Zoning permit
- Plot plan
- Water/sewer release
- House number verification
- Sidwell number
- Completed Building Permit Application
For additions and/or remodels: If on septic system, check with the Combined Health District or EPA depending on the location, if there are bedrooms involved.
For swimming pools: The Zoning Application form needs to be competed, etc.
Septic approvals: Obtain from the Warren County Combined Health District, 416 S. East St., Lebanon, Ohio, 45036, 513-695-1249; or from the Ohio EPA, Permits Group, 40 S. Main St., Dayton, Ohio, 937-285-6357, depending on the location of the project.
House number verification: Please contact the Warren County Engineer, 105 Markey Rd., Lebanon, OH 45036, (513) 695-3336.
Water/Sewer Release: Obtain from the Warren County Water/Sewer Department, 406 Justice Dr., 1st floor, Lebanon, Ohio 45036, 513-695-1377, even if you will not be connected to County Water/Sewer lines.
Sidwell number: Obtain from the Warren County Engineer's Map Room, 406 Justice Dr., 2nd floor, Lebanon, Ohio 45036, 513- 695-1190. Each
parcel in Warren County has a Sidwell number applied to it.
Zoning Approval: Please contact the City of Lebanon at (513) 228-3170.