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You need a permit for everything. You need a permit for …
“Erection of 1 Christmas tree stand on private property.”, “Repairs of front porch”, replacing a plumbing fixture, CCTV cameras, putting in any dryer or cook stove.
You also need a post card permit for repairing a fence, although the “list of things you can do without a permit” says you don’t. Go figure.
You need one for anything to do with gas. And you almost certainly are supposed to get one for this, especially if it’s a forced hot water or steam system. Given the ridiculousness of the permits required and if you have the necessary expertise … good luck!