Permitting and Development Submittals:

Our permitting Desk is open to the public for walk-ins. However, for your convenience we will continue to accept permits by email, mail, and drop off in the black drop box on the east side of the building by the curb.



For inspections, please call the inspection request line at (972) 886-4250 or email your request to before 4:00 p.m. for next day inspection. If you call after 4:00 p.m., your inspection may be rolled over the next business day.

Inspections are conducted between 8:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. and results will be left at the jobsite.


To download the Building Inspections Extension or Close out Form, click here.


All submitted documentation will need to include the following:

11 X 17 Dimensions (2 Sets)

Flash Drive

Any plans submitted without including the above requirements will result in an automatic denial without review by the plan reviewer.

When do I need a Building Permit – Commercial & Residential

  1. iconNew Construction
  2. iconInterior Remodels
  3. iconAdditions
  4. iconAlteration and Repairs
  5. iconPlumbing, Electrical, Mechanical
  6. iconConstruction of Interior walls greater than 5 feet 10 inches in height
  7. iconRetaining walls
  8. iconCertificates of Occupancy
  9. iconSwimming Pools, Spas, Hot Tubs, Accessory Buildings,
  10. iconLawn Irrigation Systems, Decks, and Patio Covers


Building in the Town of Fairview is regulated by Chapter 14 of the Code of Ordinances (Zoning) and other applicable local ordinances. 

The Town of Fairview has adopted the following codes:

  • 2017 National Electrical Code
  • 2018 International Building Code
  • 2018 International Plumbing Code
  • 2018 Mechanical Code
  • 2018 International Energy Conservation Code
  • 2018 International Residential Code
  • 2018 Fuel/Gas Code
  • 2018 International Fire Code

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Building Inspections Department Contact Information


Please call the inspection line each BUSINESS day before 4pm, for the inspection to be scheduled the following BUSINESS day. 

Building Inspections Contact