City of Burlington, Vermont City of Burlington, Vermont

City Hall, 149 Church Street, Burlington, VT 05401
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How long does it take to get a building/construction permit?

Depending on the magnitude of the project, it can take less than an hour to an entire week.  Most permits remodeling and other permits less than $10K of estimated cost of construction can take only minutes a clear description of the project attached.  Please plan far enough ahead and contact the Inspection Services Division directly for more precise time frame on getting you started.