Applications, Forms, & Fees

Building Safety Building Permit Application Submittals

Applicants or their designees may submit a permit application:

Additional Commercial Requirements:

  • Appendix B Application

Building Safety Trade Permit Application Submittals (Electrical, Mechanical, or Plumbing)

Note: the Building Safety Department accepts cash, check, or credit/debit cards for payment via the web portal. Payments can also be made over the phone by calling Development Services Center at 910-798-7308.

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Fees are automatically calculated by the New Hanover County Building Safety Department permitting software system.

Building Safety: 230 Government Center Dr, Suite 170 • Wilmington, NC 28403 • Phone 910-798-7308 • Fax 910-798-7811