The Inspections Division is responsible for the following:
Enforcing the North Carolina State Building Code throughout the town’s jurisdiction
Monitoring construction activities for compliance with local and state regulations
Enforcing the Town’s Minimum Housing Code
Providing building inspection and building code information
The State Building Code requires that "[n]o person, firm or corporation shall erect, construct, enlarge, install, alter, repair, move, improve, remove, convert or demolish any building, structure, or service system without first obtaining a permit for such from the Inspections Department having jurisdiction."
Costs for permits are included in the Fee Schedule listed below.
Please call Inspections if you have any questions about permits at 919-918-7336.
Permit Applications are managed through PIPER, the Town’s online permitting portal which can be accessed here: