Wake County Inspections & Permits provides building inspections and permitting services for all unincorporated areas of Wake County and, through contractual agreements, provides building inspection services for the towns of Knightdale, Rolesville, Wendell and Zebulon. 

Wake County Inspections & Permits News:

March 8, 2018: Wake County Inspections & Permits is changing its policy on accepting reversed plans for single-family houses, alterations, additions and accessory structures effective April 1, 2018. All plans submitted for permitting are required to match site plan layouts exactly. If you have questions about this policy, please contact Wake County Inspections & Permits at 919-856-6060.

Greg Vance

Wake County Office Building
First Floor
336 Fayetteville St.
Raleigh, NC 27601
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Contact us:
Phone: 919-856-6060
Fax: 919-856-6229

Office Hours:
8:15 a.m. to 5 p.m. 
9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Second Monday of each month
Residential Express Review:
8:15–11:30 a.m.

Access frequently      asked questions including permits, plan review, scheduling inspections, fees, trade permits, location, hours, swimming pools, Wake County jurisdiction, site plans and more.

Not in an unincorporated area of Wake County or within the towns of Knightdale, Rolesville, Wendell and Zebulon?
Field Staff hours:
Day after Memorial Day to September 30
7:00 a.m. to 3:45 p.m.
October 1 to Memorial Day
7:30 a.m. to 4:15 p.m.







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