What is a building permit?
A building permit is your formal permission to begin construction. It means that plans for any new structure, addition or renovation have been reviewed by the municipality, for compliance with the Building Code, the local zoning bylaw and any other applicable laws and regulations.

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1. Who is my electric company?
2. What is Columbia Power & Water's phone number and how do I get an electrical permit from them?
3. What is Duck River Electric's phone number and how do I get an electrical permit from them?
4. What is Middle Tennessee Electric's phone number and how do I get an electrical permit from them?
5. How do I schedule an inspection?
6. What is a building permit?
7. How do I get a permit?
8. What code is the department currently under?
9. What information do I need for a residential building permit?
10. When are permits required?
11. When are permits not required?
12. How do I get a Plot Plan for my Property Lines