Commercial building permits are required in the Town of Jackson to assure the development is consistent with building codes and other applicable regulations.
What Requires a Permit
It is unlawful for any person to erect, construct, reconstruct, or change the use of any building or other structure within the town limits without obtaining a building permit. The plans of and for the proposed erection, construction, reconstruction, alteration or use must fully conform to the zoning regulations, subdivision regulations and building regulations then in effect.
A commercial building permit is required for the following:
Change of Occupancy for any existing Commercial Building or Tenant Space
Commercial building additions
Detached accessory structures over 120 square feet
Installation of new cellular antennas
New commercial building structures
Removal or construction of new interior walls regardless if structural or not
Retaining walls over 4 feet in height, measured from the bottom of the footing, shall be engineered by a Wyoming licensed engineer
Tenant Fit-Out in a new commercial space
Tenant improvements including the finishing or remodeling of an existing building or tenant space
To prevent unnecessary delays in the review process, it is important to submit all required plans and documentation for a commercial building permit. Please submit an application packet with the following items:
2 hard copies and 1 flash drives
All plan sheets must be stapled and wet stamped by a licensed Wyoming Architect or Engineer (if applicable)