Building Permits

  1. Electronic Applications
  2. PDF Applications

We are now accepting electronic plan submittals!

Please review our electronic submittal guidelines. This document is subject to change, please always check for our latest version.
Electronic Submittal Guidelines (PDF)
How To Upload Files (PDF)

Existing Permit Holders

 Already have a permit and need to make payments, check your status or schedule/cancel inspections? Visit the City of Greenville Online Permit Service Center.

The City of Greenville Permit Center will be down for maintenance Friday, April 19th through Monday, April 22nd.

New Permit Applicants

Site Plan Permit Applications

Pursuant to Section 19-2.3.9, Site Plan Permit, all development or redevelopment of any structure or parcel of land within the City requires the issuance of a Site Plan Permit prior to the issuance of any other building or construction related permit.

Building Permit Applications

  • Building Permit Application (e-form)
    This application should be used when applying for any residential or commercial permit to do building related work. This could be used for projects as simple as building a retaining wall, deck, remodeling an existing building or a new single family home.

Certificate of Occupancy Applications    

Trade Permit Applications

Revision Submittals

Special Inspection Procedure

Requirements for third party inspections. Special inspectors must be licensed through Labor License & Regulation (LLR).

Other Permit Applications