Building Permits

What Do You Need For A Permit?

The permit procedures for Carrboro are compiled in our Permit procedure document.
You will have to come to Town Hall to the Inspections Division to fill out a permit application.

 New Residential Building Permit

For a Building Permit ( New Residential), you need the following:

Zoning Plot Plan
2 Sets of Plans
Application
Workman's Comp Over $30,000 Value
Lien Waiver
 1 Sealed and 1 Unsealed Engineer Drawings in PDF on CD
OWASA Fee Schedule
Orange County Health Department Info
 
Renovation Building Permit

For an Interior Renovation Building Permit, you need the following:

2 Sets of Plans
Application
Workman's Comp Over $30,000 Value
Other Info As Required By Staff
 
Plumbing Permit

 For an Plumbing Permit, you need the following:

Plumbing Permit Application
Plumbing Contractor Full Name and Address and State License Number
  
Mechanical Permit

 For an Mechanical Permit, you need the following:

Mechanical Permit Application
Mechanical Contractor  Full Name and Address and State License Number
Electrical Contractor Full Name and Address and State License Number
Load Calculations for Renovation or Change Outs
 
Electrical Permit

 For an Electrical Permit, you need the following:

Electrical Permit Application
Electrical Contractor Full Name and Address and State License Number