What kinds of home improvements require a building permit?

Any home improvement involving structural change requires a building permit.

Find a list of the types of projects that require permits in the Building Department Services section of the Building Department page. 

Visit the Code of the Town of Ballston for more specific information.

Please contact the Building Department with any questions:

Phone: 518-490-2715
Email: building@townofballstonny.org

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1. What kinds of home improvements require a building permit?
2. Do I need a permit for a fence?
3. Do I need a permit for a shed?
4. Do I need a permit for a roof replacement?
5. How do I apply for a building permit?
6. Does the Building Department do electrical inspections?
7. How do I get Building Department records for a property?