Central Permits & Building Inspections

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 Chatham County Permits & Inspections will be training for a software upgrade October 17th - October 25th, 2019.  Our service levels may be slightly impacted during this time.  We respectfully  request your patience during this period.  Thank you.

 

Chatham County Online Permitting Portal

Training Video: How to Register on CityView Portal

Training Video: How to Apply for a Permit

 

DB-Online Services

DB-Building Inspections DB-Fire Inspections
DB-Reports
DB-FAQ's DB-Help Us Improve DB-Contact Us

 

MISSION: 

The mission of Central Permitting is to:

  • Issue building permits and manage building inspections in an efficient, courteous manner in accordance with state and local laws and regulations.

  • Maintain an updated database of inspections and related information to support the work of related departments and to provide effective customer service.

The mission of the Inspections Office is to:

  • Enforce the Federal and State laws, North Carolina State Building Codes, local ordinances and regulations relating to the construction of buildings and administration of the fire code. 

  • Respond to the needs of developers and builders while balancing the safety of our citizens, all of which influences development cost, profitability, and the quality of construction in Chatham County.

NOTE: The Fire Marshal’s Office is also part of Central Permitting. For more information on that office, click here.

»»We do not accept any money transactions after 4:00 p.m. daily. There is an additional 3% fee added on to any credit card transaction.««

CONSOLIDATED
PRE-APPLICATION
FOR SPECIAL EVENTS

Designed as Helpful
Guide

Click here to find out more about a new consolidated pre-application form to guide applicants through the existing process of contacts and approvals required for hosting special events in Chatham County. There are no changes in types of events requiring permits or any other regulations.

 

 

 

 

SERVICES:

  • Issue residential and commercial building permits

  • Inspect residential and commercial construction, additions and renovations

  • Review plans for construction work

  • Schedule required inspections

  • Release utilities, such as gas and electricity

  • Issue Certificates of Occupancy

 

 IMPORTANT CUSTOMER SURVEY

 

Building Permit Expiration and Refund Policy - Effective April 6, 2009

OFFICE LOCATION: 80 East Street, Pittsboro (behind the BP station and Hardee’s).

OFFICE HOURS: 8 am to 5 pm, Monday-Friday, except holidays

PHONE: (919) 542-8230

MAILING ADDRESS: P. O. Box 548, Pittsboro, NC 27312

DIRECTOR: David Camp

EMAIL: david.camp@chathamnc.org

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