Seward County Zoning Department

Official: Becky Paulsen
Email:  bpaulsen@sewardcountyne.gov
Phone:  (402)643-3525
Location:  529 Seward Street #206., Seward, NE  68434
Hours:   Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
 

 

​There are Two Types of Permits:

Zoning Building Permit

A Zoning Building Permit is required when building a new home:          

1) All Zoning Density Requirements are met.                                               

2) All Zoning Requirements are met                                                               

3) 35 foot set back from the property line                                                     

4) Location of well/septic or lagoon                                                               

5)NE IBC Code 2008 or above regulations apply                                          

6) 1 set of building plans are required.                                                          

7) Certified State Electrical Inspection.                                                          

8) $75.00 fee is associated with this permit

Development Permit

A Development Permit is required when doing construction:

1) Any building measuring more than 8X8

2) All zoning Requirements are met.

3) Any exterior/interior construction

4) Location of well/septic or lagoon

5)NE IBC Code 2008 or above regulations apply

6) Certified State Electrical Inspection

7) $75.00 fee in associated with this permit.