Below are applications for one and two-family residential development projects. To understand what materials are required to be submitted with an application, see the Project Checklists.
Click on the links below to download applications.
Permanent Encroachment Application (Residential)
These checklists are created to assist you with the requirements for submitting plans for one and two family residential building projects. If you have questions concerning this information, contact the Development Center at 803-545-3483. Click on the checklist below that applies to your project.
For information regarding fee schedules and payments, please see our Payments page.
The City of Columbia is pleased to offer an additional method to apply for certain building trade or specialty permits! This asterix * indicates email-ready application forms.
** Indicates that additional information other than permit application is required for permitting. Refer to the appropriate project checklist for information. Additionally, if the job is located in a design, historic, or flood district, additional information may be required.
NOTE: The above documents require Adobe Acrobat Reader.