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.
Effective July 1, 2016 – All businesses that operate within the city limits of Goldsboro must have a Business Registration Certificate. Click the documents below for more information or call 919-739-7493.
All contractors are required to have an active Business Registration on file before applying for online permits. For more information call 919-580-4385.
Meet our Staff
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