How long is the plan review process from initial application?

Expected Processing Times

The current average application processing times, from the date of receipt to the issuance of a permit are as follows:

  • Commercial Alteration - 24 days
  • Commercial New - 32 days
  • Decks - 3 days
  • Electrical - 1 to 2 days
  • Mechanical - 3 to 4 days
  • Plumbing / Fuel Gas - 1 to 2 days
  • Pools - 2 days
  • Residential Additions - 15 days
  • Residential Alteration - 16 days
  • Residential New - 29 days

Variables to Consider

Application processing time has several variables that may affect the time periods indicated above. Some of those variables are:

  • Application Type
  • Completeness of the Application
  • Documentation of Required Pre-Approvals
  • Number of Applications in Queue
  • Permit Type

Show All Answers

1. What code does the Town of Easton Use?
2. How long is the plan review process from initial application?
3. How could I expedite my commercial, residential or industrial applications processing time?
4. How could I calculate my building permit fees?
5. Do I need to make application for mechanical, plumbing or electrical installations with the Town of Easton?
6. What codes are used for existing buildings undergoing repairs, alterations and/or additions?
7. What do I have to do if the tenant of my building changes?
8. Do I have to have a Maryland licensed professional prepare, sign, seal and date, drawings and specifications for commercial residential and industrial permit application?
9. Do I have to submit a MECcheck or COMcheck to certify compliance with the International Energy Conservation Code?