Fire protection permits are available for download in PDF format. Permit applications for Blasting, Fireworks, Underground Storage Tank Removal, and Tents can be downloaded below.

Permit applications may be submitted in person weekdays, from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., or mailed to:

Wake County Finance Department
Wake County Justice Center
301 S. McDowell St – Suite 2900
Raleigh, NC 27601

Payment must accompany all applications. Please make checks payable to Wake County with these applications. Payments must be received and processed in Finance before inspections can be completed.

For information on permits, please call 919-856-5519.

Permit Application Forms:



Tank Removal-Abandonment