Is a roofing permit required for replacement of a roof covering greater than 30 square feet in area but not involving an entire roof section or can this work be performed under an alteration permit?

Yes. A roofing permit is required any time re-roofing is occurring over 30 square feet, and up to 25% of the roof area per FBCE 5th edition 708.1.1.

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1. How do I check my permit status online?
2. Is a permit required for roof repair?
3. Is a permit required for replacement of sheathing that has been penetrated by a foreign object (e.g. tree limb) or a structural member has been damaged?
4. Is a roofing permit required for replacement of a roof covering greater than 30 square feet in area but not involving an entire roof section or can this work be performed under an alteration permit?
5. How much of my roof can I re-roof without having to re-roof the entire roof?
6. If a roofing permit is required for replacement of roof covering, other than what is deemed to be a roof repair, is the permit fee the same as if the entire roof covering is being replaced?