When is a building permit required?

Any owner or authorized agent who intends to construct, enlarge, alter, repair, move, demolish, or change the occupancy of a building or structure, or to erect, install, enlarge, alter, repair, remove, convert or replace any electrical, gas, mechanical or plumbing system, the installation of which is regulated by this Code, or to cause any such work to be done, shall first make application to the Building Official and obtain the required permit.

(San Leandro Municipal Code Title VII, Chapter 5, Section 105 (PDF))

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1. When is a building permit required?
2. How do I know if construction work is permitted?
3. What does not require a building permit?
4. What is an unpermitted structure?
5. I was given a Stop Work Order on my property. How do I request an appointment with the Building Inspector?