If you are going to have a contractor perform the work, the contractor should obtain the permit for you. The contractor will need to provide proof of a current C-39 Contractor's License, Workers' Compensation Insurance, and a current City of Morgan Hill business license. Call (669) 454-3100 or apply online at https://morganhill.HdLGov.com.
Re-Roof Performed by Owner
If you obtain the permit for yourself, you are the party responsible for ensuring that the job meets all code requirements. You will be required to complete the Notice to Property Owner and Owner's Acknowledgement form prior to issuance of the permit. If you are going to install the roof yourself, you will need to know the following:
Number of squares (100 square feet equals approximately 1 square)