Building Permits & Inspections

Building permits for citizens in the Town of Pinetops are issued through Edgecombe County. Please contact Edgecombe County Planning & Inspections at 252-641-7802 or by email at permit@edgecombeco.com

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the process for getting a building permit?

Building permits are issued through Edgecombe County. Please contact Edgecombe County Planning & Inspections at 252-641-7802 or by email at permit@edgecombeco.com

If i'm building an accessory structure at my home (i.e. pool, shed, deck) will I need a permit?

Yes, just bring a schematic of what you're building and where it is in relevance to your home. We will have a Public Works technician go out and inspect the property to ensure no lines will be hit.

How much does a permit from the Town cost?

$25

If I get a permit from the Town will I need one from Edgecombe as well?

Depends on if you need electricity through the structure then you will have to get it inspected by Edgecombe and get a permit from them as well.