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CONTACT:

Department of Planning, Permitting
& Development

Human Services Building
1834 Lakeside Dr.
Franklin, NC 28734
(828) 349-2073
(828) 349-2072

Office Hours: 8:00am - 5:00pm


IF FAXING IN PLEASE PRINT NAME ON APPLICATION

RESOURCES:

Inspections:
NC ABC Commission Frequently Asked Questions
NC Board of Electrical Contractors
NC Licensing Board for General Contractors
NC Department of Insurance
Department of Energy Building Codes
State Board of Examiners of Plumbing, Heating and Fire Sprinkler Contractors

Planning:
NC School of Government
Macon County Statistical & Historical Info
U.S. Census Bureau
State Office of Budget & Management

Environmental Services:
NC DENR (Department of Environment and Natural Resources)
ACOE (Army Corps of Engineers)


Forms & Applications


Simple Projects
ABC Inspection
Daycare Application
Demolition Permit Application
Electrical Application
Gas Piping Application
Mechanical Application
Plumbing Application
Generator Application
RV Application

Building Permit (for Commercial Residential Modular and Mobile Homes)
Building Permit Application

Mobile Home Application

Enviromental Services
Land Disturbance Application
Special Flood Hazard Application
Watershed Application
Annual Telecommunications Permit App
Subdivision in Watershed Application
Sign Permit Template
Surety Bond & Instruction Revised 2010
Financial Responsibility
Grading Specs Revised 2010
Special Flood Hazard App Attachment

Forms
Unlicensed Building Permit Applicant Questionnaire
State of North Carolina Owner Exemption Affidavit
Subcontractor Change
Consultative Visit
Building Complaint
Workers' Comp Revised 2010
Lien Agent Law
Plan Checklist Revised 2010
State of North Carolina
Owner Exemption Affidavit

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Inspection Requirements

 

 

Macon County • Department of Planning, Permitting & Development

Permitting Section

Effective for construction projects beginning on or after April 1, 2013, North Carolina law requires appointment of a lien agent.

Step-By-Step Instructions on Using LiensNC


The Application Process

Required Information for Permit Application

Building Plans Requirements

Apply for Building Applications and related forms from Macon County Inspections (349-2073) at 1834 Lakeside Drive in the Macon County Human Services Building (fee involved). The Applications, etc. are available in .pdf format from the link on the left - "Forms & Applications".

Submit Your Plans Via Email


The building inspections department currently has an email address set up for those who want to submit plans early for viewing by the inspections department. You may submit your plans via email by clicking here.

Information you should have regarding the property and the proposed structure before applying at Inspections:

MOBILE/MANUFACTURED HOME

  • The property's parcel identification number (PIN)
  • Location Information
  • Site Plan
  • Address (if applicable)
  • The property's lot number if in a Subdivision or Park
  • The home's manufacturer
  • The home's year built
  • The home's model number
  • The home's box size
  • The home's base cost
  • The name of the gas subcontractor and NC License # (if applicable)
  • The name of the electrical subcontractor and NC License #
  • The name of the plumbing subcontractor and NC License #
  • The name of the mechanical subcontractor and NC License # (if applicable)
  • The name of the setup contractor who will place the home
  • Sewage approval from appropriate municipal supplier or Environmental Health
  • Water approval from the appropriate municipal supplier (if applicable)

RESIDENTIAL HOME (stick built or modular)

  • The property's parcel identification number (PIN)
  • Location Information
  • Third party approval (modular)
  • Site Plan
  • Address (if applicable)
  • The home's type of heat
  • A full set of building plans
  • The name of the building contractor and NC License # , (if bonded contractor is setting a modular home, bring bond)
  • The name of the gas subcontractor and NC License # (if applicable)
  • The name of the electrical subcontractor and NC License #
  • The name of the plumbing subcontractor and NC License #
  • The name of the mechanical subcontractor and NC License #
  • Sewage approval from appropriate municipal supplier or Environmental Health
  • Water approval from appropriate municipal supplier (if applicable)

COMMERCIAL

  • The property's parcel identification number (PIN)
  • Address (if applicable)
  • A full set of building plans with Appendix B
  • A site plan
  • The name of the gas subcontractor and NC License # (if applicable)
  • The name of the building contractor and NC License #
  • The name of the electrical subcontractor and NC License #
  • The name of the plumbing subcontractor and NC License #
  • The name of the mechanical subcontractor and NC License #
  • Sewage approval from appropriate municipal supplier or Environmental Health
  • Water approval from appropriate municipal supplier (if applicable)

Contact the County Planning Office: (828) 349-2170
Bobby Bishop - Chief Building Inspector - Email



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