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Roof - Tear Off Permit Application

  1. Roof Permit Application
    For general building and zoning permit inquiries, please email or call 513-988-6307 or 513-988-6304 ext. 150. When you submit, an email will automatically go to
  2. General Property and Contractor Information
  3. Project Information
  4. Building Permit Application*
  5. Fees
    Permit Application Fee - $30.00 Residential Plan Review - $25.00 Roof - Tear Off Fee - $50.00 Ohio Board of Building Standard Fee - 1% Residential Fee OR 3% Commercial Fee Once submitted, we will follow up with a total fee cost.
  6. Fee Payment*
  7. Applicant Responsibilites
    1. It is the Applicant's responsibility to comply with all civil deed and/or subdivision restrictions and/or covenants on the property. 2. Questions regarding permitting, fees, or similar topics should be directed to the City of Trenton at or call 513-988-6307 or 513-988-6304 ext. 150. 3. Questions regarding the building code or to schedule inspections should be directed to National Inspection Corporation (NIC) at 888-433-4642. NIC inspectors will be available by telephone to respond to inquiries between 8:00 AM and 5:00 PM, Monday - Friday. The City of Trenton thanks you for your cooperation. This permitting process is required by Code and is being done for your safety as well as the safety of others. I, as the submitter, certify my right to make the above application. Further, I certify that all submitted information is true and accurate, and the proposed use will conform to the application as submitted and that no changes shall be made without the express written pre-approval of an authorized representative of the City of Trenton.
  8. 1. Provide tear off and replace or install over existing roofing. 

    2. How many layers of roof covering are installed

    3. Provide materials list. 


    Requirements for Inspections:

    1. Provide pictures of roof deck after roof removal only. 

    2. Provide pictures of any replaced/repaired sheathing. 

    3. Provide pictures of flashing.

    4. Provide pictures of Ice barrier and underlayment.

    5. Provide pictures of roof covering attachment.

    6. Schedule a final inspection and have all pictures available on-site. 

    7. #1 thru #5 pictures can be emailed to If emailed, provide the permit number and the address in the subject line. 

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