Who is responsible for obtaining permits?
It is common for contractors to obtain permits. However, it is the responsibility of the homeowner to make sure that the required permits are obtained. It is always a good idea to check with the Planning and Development Department about required permits before hiring a contractor or starting a project.

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1. Why do I need a permit?
2. When do I need a building permit?
3. Who is responsible for obtaining permits?
4. Can I do my own electrical and plumbing work?
5. Can you recommend a contractor?
6. What if obtaining a permit was part of my contract and the contractor neglected to do so?
7. Are short-term rentals, such as Airbnb or Vrbo, permitted in the Village of Shorewood?