Homeowner's How-To Guide

This page guides homeowners on how to secure a permit for smaller construction jobs.

We know that starting any home improvement project can be exciting, but it can also be a bit intimidating. As a homeowner, you don't always know where to begin and that's why we're here to assist you from the beginning to the end of your project.

Below you'll find the most commonly used permit applications for smaller, homeowner construction jobs. These jobs range from remodeling to small additions to minor repairs. 

The Building permit office is located at 600 2nd St., N.W.,  Albuquerque New Mexico 87102 and the hours of operation are 8 a.m. – 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. Please contact our office during normal business hours at 505-924-3969.

Permit Application Forms (editable pdf format)


Plan Review Handouts - pdf format