Development Services

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.

Important Inspection Request Information: 
Effective July 1, 2015 online inspection requests need to be submitted by 6pm the evening before the inspection is needed. Inspection requests made via the inspection telephone line need to be submitted by 4:30pm the evening before the inspection is needed. For more information, click here




Contact Information
Hours: Monday to Thursday from 7:30am to 5:30pm
Phone: (828) 259-5846
Fax: (828) 259-5676
Physical Address Mailing Address
161 South Charlotte Street
Asheville, North Carolina 28801
PO Box 7148
Asheville, North Carolina 28802

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