Rutherford County Offices will be closed Dec. 23rd & 26th for the holiday.
Regulations & Resolutions
International Residential Code Adoption
When do I need a building permit?
Do I need a building permit for a mobile home, manufactured home or modular home?
Why do I need a building permit?
When is a building permit not required?
What are “normal maintenance repairs”?
Where do I apply for a building permit?
What is the penalty for failing to obtain the proper permit?
How long is a building permit valid?
Am I required to obtain a permit to re-roof my house?
How many layers of roofing can I install, before I have to tear off the old roofs in order to recover my roof?
Am I required to obtain a permit to build a concrete or asphalt driveway?
Am I required to obtain a permit to build a fence?
Am I required to obtain a permit for a swimming pool?
Do I have to have a fence around my pool?
Do I need a permit for a storage building?
When can I move in my house after it is finished?
How do I know if I’m dealing with a reputable contractor?
Where can I buy a code book?
Where do I get an electrical permit?
Who can obtain an electrical permit?