What is a One Stop Permit?

One stop permitting provides an expedient method of issuing residential building permits.

Permits eligible for one stop permitting

  • Garages no larger than 900 sq. ft. including 2nd floor
  • Decks and porches (with or without a roof and screen)
  • Tool sheds (greater than 200 but less than 900 sq. ft.)
  • Addition to an existing house (1200 sq. ft. or less, does not include permits for bedroom additions on a septic system)
  • Interior alterations to existing house (no kitchens and no bedrooms if on a septic system)
  • Swimming pools including pool barrier permits, not to exceed 2500 square feet

Permits for the Town of Ashland are not eligible for one stop permitting

Hours of one stop permitting are:  9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.