Building Codes

Building Codes issues construction permits within the city limits of Gallatin and within the Planning Region. This process typically includes plan review, permit issuance, and inspection of projects from the ground up.
  
The Department is also responsible for the adoption of codes relating to plumbing, electrical, mechanical and structural for both new and existing construction.

All Permits issued after November 15, 2018 must comply with 2018 building codes.

PERMIT APPLICATIONS, SITE PLANS, CONTRACTOR INFORMATION AND OTHER CORRESPONDENCE CAN BE EMAILED TO:  permits@gallatintn.gov 

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RESIDENTIAL BUILDING PERMITS REQUIRE A MINIMUM TURN-AROUND OF 5 DAYS.

PERMITTING HOURS: 

Permit applications are accepted between the hours of 8am and 3pm. Payments are accepted between the hours of 8am and 3:30pm.

Whether you are a developer, contractor, or homeowner, having clear communication with us will help you start and finish your project safely and finish without any delays.
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