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Building and Construction
Permit Requirements
The following types of projects are examples of areas that require permits:
  • New Construction – Residential or Commercial
  • Remodeling Work – Residential or Commercial 
  • Additions to a Structure – Residential or Commercial
  • Alterations or Repairs to a Structure – Residential or Commercial
  • Fences Greater than Four (4) Feet in Height
  • New Sidewalks and Access Cuts
  • Demolition Work
  • Excavation Work
  • Asphalt / Overlay
  • Roof Overlay, Re-Roof and or Structural Roof Renovations

Building Permit Forms
Obtaining a building permit requires coming into the Planning and Zoning office in City Hall. However, it may be helpful to view our forms online to see what information will be requested concerning your particular project. You can download the building permit applications:

View City of Gallup Land Development Standards

View 2009 International Building Code

View 2009 International Residential Code

Standard Drawings - Series 2400, July 2016

For More Information
The Planning and Zoning Department requires that setbacks from property lines be met. If you have any questions or need to find the specific setbacks for your zoning area, please call us at (505) 863-1254.

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