Commercial Information

Any tenant alteration, new commercial project or building, or improvements in a commercial building, require a permit. Some projects may also require an appearance before one of the boards or commissions.

Contractors are required to be registered with the City of Independence.
The city code requires all contractors, large or small, to be registered with the City of Independence prior to starting any job.

To schedule an inspection appointment contact the Building Department at (216) 524-1019. We ask for twenty-four (24) hour notice to schedule by date and time, Monday - Friday 9 am - 4 pm.

Commercial Downloadable Forms