Developing Your Space

After deciding on a location, you need to develop your space. Read on to learn what inspections you need for a new business and how to make sure your space meets all regulations. 


You must first obtain a building permit from City/County inspections. You can also expedite the process by submitting documents electronically here.

City/County Inspections

Before installing a sign for your business, you must apply for a sign permit here. 

Fire Inspection

Finally, contact the Fire Department to ensure that your space meets the NC Fire Code.

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