ATTENTION CONTRACTORS:  All online services will be unavailable on Wednesday, May 31st, 2023, due to scheduled maintenance.  Online services will be available on Thursday, June 1st, 2023, with more information coming regarding the new updates.  INSPECTIONS needed for Wednesday, May 31st, 2023, should be scheduled online or by IVR (1-866-701-3308) by 5:00 pm, on Tuesday May 30th, 2023.  PERMITS needed for Wednesday, May 31st, 2023, should be submitted online by 5:00 pm, Tuesday, May 30th, 2023.  Thank you in advance for your cooperation.


ATTENTION CONTRACTORS: The online permitting process is now available for applying for new permits and scheduling inspections.  All contractors will need to re-register with your username being the same email address you used in the previous system. We hope you will find our new website user friendly and please give us a call if we can be of assistance.


The Inspections Department enforces the NC State Building Codes for building, electrial, plumbing, mechanical, fire, handicap accessibility, and the energy code. This department is also responsible for the issuance of all new ABC license permits, business registrations, itinerant merchant permits and peddler permits. The Inspections Department is the first line of public safety and our goal is to follow building codes to ensure safe dwellings and commercial properties. We also help with the development enhancement process of Goldsboro, and provide extraordinary customer service for the public-at-large to meet the needs of the developing community and support the continual growth of Goldsboro.

Inspectors’ Office Hours:
Monday – Friday
8:00 am – 9:00 am & 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
*From 9am – 4pm the Inspectors are out of the office doing on-site inspections.

Electrical Permit App8.2 KiBpdf
Site Work Requirements8.7 KiBpdf
Plumbing Permit App8.9 KiBpdf
Premise Number Memo9.9 KiBpdf
Fire Permit Application10.5 KiBpdf
Sign Permit10.6 KiBpdf
Handicap Ramp Permit App10.7 KiBpdf
Mobile Home Park Setup App16.4 KiBpdf
Mobile Home Private Lot Permit16.7 KiBpdf
Fee-schedule20.4 KiBpdf
Peddlers Itinerant App22.0 KiBpdf
Tank Permit25.0 KiBpdf
Automated System Directions27.9 KiBpdf
Tent Permit30.0 KiBpdf
Building Permit Checklist32.8 KiBpdf
Insulation Permit32.8 KiBpdf
Mechanical Permit Application51.7 KiBpdf
Asbestos53.3 KiBpdf
Abc App55.7 KiBpdf
Business Registration Information Line66.4 KiBpdf
Site And Subdivision Review Process Brochure74.2 KiBpdf
Interior Demolition Permit Application83.7 KiBpdf
Business Registration Application101.7 KiBpdf
Amndmts Electrical Code107.0 KiBpdf
Business Registration Letter to Businesses107.6 KiBpdf
Business Inspection Request108.8 KiBpdf
Residential Building Permit Application149.7 KiBpdf
Comm Bldg Permit App166.4 KiBpdf
Demolition Permit Application223.8 KiBpdf
Business Checklist237.4 KiBpdf
Swimming Pool App238.6 KiBpdf
Manufactured Homes244.5 KiBpdf
Wood Decks258.6 KiBpdf
Temporary Power Application300.7 KiBpdf
Handicap Bathroom Requirements313.4 KiBpdf
ResRequirementEnergyEffCert321.4 KiBpdf
Residential Plan Requirements416.3 KiBpdf
Tents Canopies472.4 KiBpdf
Safe Access Guidelines569.5 KiBpdf
Special Inspections572.0 KiBpdf
Grease Trap Fact Sheet597.9 KiBpdf
Irrigation Permit Application And Letter805.5 KiBpdf
Handicap Accessibility Details2.9 MiBpdf
Handicap Ramp Require6.9 MiBpdf
How To Mobile Home Park10.1 MiBpdf
Handicap Sign Require11.7 MiBpdf
Inspect Schedule Resident Bldg Permits12.4 MiBpdf

Meet our Staff

Ray Fields
Ray FieldsMechanical Inspector
Gerald Maley
Gerald MaleyElectrical Inspector
Lynn Measley
Lynn MeasleyAdministrative Assistant
Shanita Coor
Shanita CoorPermit Technician
Cindy Motsko
Cindy MotskoPlans Examiner
Bonnie Bentley
Bonnie BentleyPlumbing Inspector

Contact Inspections Department

Automated Phone Service Instructions
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