Building Department

       

The Building Department processes all requests for permission to construct all structures, reviews architectural plans to ensure code compliance, forwards matters on noncompliance or requests for variation to the City of Berwyn codes to the Zoning Board of Appeals and to the City Council for approval. It also provides advice and consultation regarding construction and repair, and inspects all Buildings to be sold for compliance with the City of Berwyn Building codes.

Permit Applications

Building Permit Application
Electrical Permit Application
Garage Permit Application
Sign Permit Application
Temp Sign Permit Application
Subcontractor List

Handouts
Concrete Specs
New Residents Welcome Packet
When are Permits Needed?
Work By Owner Handout
Remodeling Requirements

Compliance Department

Compliance Checklist
Inspection Fees Reference Sheet
Residential Violations Reference Sheet

Real Estate Transfer (Property Sales)
Real Estate Transfer (Quit Claim / Exempt Stamps)

Report Blight Online

Applicable Codes
• International Building Code 2012
• International Residential Code 2012
• International Property Maintenance Code 2012
National Electrical Code 2011 With Local Amendments