Construction Standards

Excavator at a Construction Site in Front of a Wall

The Construction Standards Division provides building inspections and permitting services for all areas within Cabarrus County. It executes uniform enforcement of the NC State Building Code and local ordinances.

Services:

  • Electronic Plan Review for New Residential and Commercial Projects
  • Permits for Construction Activity
  • Construction Inspection
  • Issuing Certificates of Completion and Occupancy
  • Collect Fees

Forms and Documents

Accela Citizen Access User Authorization FormCommercial Temporary Power Agreement FormContractor/Subcontractor Change FormDesign Professional Inspection FormInspection Appeal Request FormMobile Home PacketNon-Licensed General Contractor FormOwner Exemption Affidavit FormPermission to Merchandise FormPermit Application FormPlan Review InstructionsPresent Use Exemption Application (AV-5)Residential Home PacketResidential Temporary Power Agreement FormStucco Finish Compliance Form