In many cases, solar installations within a jurisdiction may be very similar to one another. A jurisdiction can use permitting criteria to differentiate between standard and non-standard installations and can streamline the review process for low-risk projects.
- Streamline Permitting: Develop Criteria for Expedited Process
- Sample Solar PV Expedited Permit Checklist
This document is a white paper created by Solar Ready II to provide best management practices for developing criteria for expedited processes and includes examples of different cities' expedited permitting requirements.
NCTCOG has developed a sample Expedited Permit Checklist that may be adopted or adapted to each city's needs.