Apply for a Residential Permit

If your area is in the list(s) below, then you must apply for a Residential Building Permit using the forms at the bottom of this page.

A state residential building permit is required if construction is located within the city limits of:

Adamsville
Alexandria
Allardt
Bean Station
Blaine
Brighton
Clarksburg
Clifton
Collinwood
Copperhill
Cottage Grove
Crab Orchard
Decatur
Decaturville
Doyle
Dresden
Eastview
Elkton
Englewood
Enville
Finger
Friendsville
Graysville
Guys
Halls
Hickory Valley
Hollow Rock
Hornsby
Huntsville
Iron City
Kenton
Liberty
Loretto
Louisville
Luttrell
Lynnville
Mason
Maynardville
McKenzie
McLemoresville
Middleton
Milledgeville
Mitchellville
New Hope
Newbern
Niota
Normandy
Oneida
Orme
Parsons
Pikeville
Pittman Center
Plainview
Ramer
Red Boiling Springs
Rutherford
Saltillo
Saulsbury
Scotts Hill
Silerton
Sunbright
Tennessee Ridge
Toone
Trimble
Watauga
Watertown
Waynesboro
Whiteville
Williston
Winfield
Woodbury
Woodland Mills
Yorkville

A state residential building permit is required if construction is located within the unincorporated areas (not in a city) of:

Campbell County
Cannon County
Carter County
Chester County
Coffee County
DeKalb County
Giles County
Hardeman County
Hawkins County
Lake County
Lauderdale County
Lincoln County
Meigs County
Smith County
White County

Please check with your local government to determine if any local permits are required before you begin construction.

For residential construction starting on or after October 1, 2010 - If your area is in the list above, you must apply for a Residential Building Permit using one of the following forms:


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