Permitting

Mission

To provide courteous service and a straightforward process for homeowners and contractors to obtain the necessary construction permits.

Summary

 

The Permitting service area is responsible for assisting with administrative and financial tasks, reviewing all paperwork, maintaining various permitting files and assisting Inspection staff with research, communication drafts, etc... and assisting citizens, homeowners and contractors throughout the permitting process. This area is the primary duty of one technician who works in the Asheboro office with involvement by the director. 

Permit Application Forms

When plans are submitted (2 sets for residential & 3 sets for commercial) the Plan Review Application Form pdf must be filled out and submitted with the plans (Note: Licensed General Contractors are not required to submit Residential Plans).

For your convenience the following forms can be downloaded for use:

  • NOTE:
  • The owner of the residential property can always do their own work as long as the owner is going to live in the home.
  • Contractors are required to sign for their own work. Only Licensed General Contractors can obtain the permit if the structure is rental or commercial.

Permit Fees


Residential Construction Fee Calculator

Estimates general construction permit fee only
Effective July 5, 2013
Enter Square Footage (sq.ft.) Totals: sq.ft. $ amt.
Heated (do not include basement)
Unheated Areas (garages / storage etc.)
Finished Basement
Unfinished Basement
Total:     
  Permit Fee Cost:
Note: General Contractors are charged an additional $10.00 for Residential Homes or Residential Additions by the N.C. Licensing Board for General Contractors which goes to the Homeowners Recovery Fund.

* THIS CALCULATOR TO BE USED AS A GUIDELINE FOR CONSTRUCTION COST ONLY.  ACTUAL FEE TOTALS WILL BE CALCULATED AT THE TIME OF ISSUANCE FOR THE BUILDING PERMIT AT THE RANDOLPH COUNTY PERMITS OFFICE.


Refer to the Permit Fee Schedule pdf for a list of required permits and their cost.


Public Notifications

Permits Issued Report:

May 2014 Report

June 2014 Report

July 2014 Report