FAQ for Building Permits & Inspections

The following is a list of frequently asked questions about Building Permits and Inspections. Click on any topic:

• CityView Portal - Link will be available later this year 2020.

• Addition (Commercial or Residential)

• Alcohol Law Enforcement (ABC Permit)

• Accessory Buildings (Sheds and Detached Garages for Commercial and Residential

• Building - New Commercial

• Building - New Multi-Family Dwelling (apartment buildings)

• Building - Solar Panels

• Building - Retaining Walls (Residential or Commercial)

• Car Port

• Change of Use

• Commercial Shell

• Construction Trailer

• Deck (Commercial and Residential)

• Demolition (Commercial and Residential)

• General Contractor Listing Subs on Application

• Lien Agent - when required

• Manufactured Home, also known as Mobile Home (Double Wide or Single Wide)

• Moving Permit (House Moving Permit)

• New Single-Family Dwelling

Permit Issuance Information

• Pool/Hot Tub

• Renovation (Interior Remodel for Commercial and Residential)

• Roof

• Sign Permit

• Single Trade Permits (including Equipment Change Out Permits

 Offices for Building Permits and Inspections are located in the Garland Municipal Business Center at 150 S. York Street on the first floor.

Contact Information:
Garland Municipal Business Center
150 S. York Street, Gastonia, NC  28052
(PO Box 1748, Gastonia, NC  28053-1748)
Open Monday through Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. 

704.866.6729 extension 3 (office)
704.836.0010 (fax)