Welcome to the Building and Permitting Services. Here you will find information on permit requirements, process and timelines, fees, building codes and inspections, and utility connections.
Our online services now offer you the ability to apply and view statuses for residential plumbing and mechanical permits.
Permit and Development Applications
Residential Building Permits
Business & Development Permits
Download the packet to learn what plans and drawings you will need to submit in order to apply for a residential building permit.
Permit and Development Fees
The City of Ridgefield provides a range of municipal services to the community including public safety, planning and zoning regulation, building inspection and regulation, water, wastewater, and stormwater management services, street maintenance, and parks and recreational activities.
The Master Fees and Charges document consolidates all City of Ridgefield fees and charges, adopted by Council resolutions, for the various services that the City provides.
The information contained in this site is for general information only. Public information documents should not be used as substitutes for codes and regulations. Details of your project, including various development and permit fees, should be reviewed for specific compliance and conformity with codes and ordinances with staff.
During the permit process, projects are Reviewed for Compliance with:
- Zoning Requirements
- Building and Fire Codes
- Building Structural Design
- Comprehensive Plan
- Ridgefield Municipal Code
In-person permit applications are accepted 8:00am-4:00pm Monday through Friday.