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Hiring a professional

Updated November 12, 2019

You may need to hire a professional.

Depending on your project needs, you may want to hire a licensed professional such as an engineer, architect, or surveyor to complete certain parts of your application. Your reviewer can tell you which parts of your application need to be filled out by a licensed professional during your consultation.

Some customers also choose to hire permit expediters to help them apply for permits. You can search for permit expediters on the internet.

What if I want to hire a contractor?

Some customers choose to work with a contractor. Although contractors are required to get permits for their work, it is up to you to make sure those permits are obtained. It’s important to hire a licensed contractor you trust to make sure this work is done properly.

Check out our tips for hiring a professional.