Residential Building Information

Residential Building Permits

A residential building permit is required in the City of Kuna to construct a new residential building structure or for certain improvements to ensure the project is consistent with building codes and other applicable regulations.

Work Requiring a Permit

  • A new residence, mobile home, or accessory dwelling unit
  • Any accessory structures such as garages or residential storage structures
          (Detached storage buildings less than 200 square feet in area are exempt)
  • Improvements and additions to existing residences or accessory structures
  • Decks over 30 inches above grade
  • Retaining walls over 4 feet in height, including footing
  • Installation of fences
  • Heating and air-conditioning systems, fireplaces, wood stoves, and other heating devices or ventilation systems
  • Relocation or demolition of a structure
  • Any structure attached to the house

Permit Applications and Submittal Instructions