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General Information

Henderson County Offices will be closed Friday March 30, 2018 for Good Friday.

Office Hours:  Monday - Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

We are located at 100 N King Street, Suite 220, Hendersonville NC  28792

Essential Department Functions: Permit and Inspections Divisions are committed to assisting the public in obtaining various permits for residential and commercial projects, and providing fair and equal administration of the North Carolina State Building Code and all local ordinances.

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News - Updated 03/21/2018


Work Order or Premise Numbers are required prior to Permits being sent to Duke Energy & Duke Energy Progress.


Duke Energy  1-800-769-3766  or apply online Duke Energy

Duke Energy Progress  1-800-452-2777 or apply online Duke Energy Progress


Erosion Sketch Plan Permits have been eliminated. Contractors with Projects that require Erosion Control Plans will Continue to work with Natalie Berry to obtain required plan approvals.  Plan approvals are required when:

* Land disturbing activity exceeds 1 acre; or when

* Land disturbing activity exceeds 1/2 acre and the average slope is 15-25%; or when

* Land disturbing activity exceeds 1/4 acre and the average slope is 25% or greater


We cannot accept requests for A.M. or P.M. inspections.  All inspections are conducted on the next business day after the request is made. Inspections will occur between 9:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.