Development Services


Permit  Application
                   ‚ÄčDevelopment, Permit, 
Inspection Portal

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Open for BusinessClick here for a new tool that guides customers to determine the permits, licenses, and fees required to open a new business.  Commercial Zoning Check Click here to see the areas where your project is permitted.

The City of Asheville is dedicated to ensuring safe development and construction while providing a high level of service and efficiency to those seeking development services. The Development Services Department provides assistance and regulation through review, inspection, and enforcement in building safety; planning and zoning; stormwater, grading, and driveway of commercial and residential properties within the City limits. 


 Building Plan Review
& Inspections
               Grading, Erosion,
& Stormwater
               Site Plan Review
& Inspections

Fire Review 
& Inspections

& Inspections

& Codes  

& Commissions

 Report A Code Violation

Monday - Friday | 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Jason Nortz, Director
Staff Directory

161 S. Charlotte Street, 1st Floor
Asheville | North Carolina | 28801

PO Box 7148
Asheville | North Carolina | 28802


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