Building Permit

For residential property

All building permit applications must be submitted electronically through the Internet Permitting and Inspection System for
Charlotte and Mecklenburg County. Be sure to include a Town of Huntersville Plot Plan, with all required features labeled, with the documents for your building permit application.

Internet Permitting and Inspection System Charlotte and Mecklenburg County

After the permit is accepted, the zoning review will be routed to Staff.

A zoning review fee may apply for manufactured homes, properties located outside subdivisions, and subdivisions with special conditions. 

Contact the Planning Department for a determination - 704-875-7000.

For commercial property

Commercial upfits and building permits are processed by Mecklenburg County Code Enforcement.  Plans will need to be submitted electronically to their office.  The County will route all upfit plans and building permit plans to the Huntersville Planning Department for a zoning review.

For new commercial development, please reference the Commercial Site Plan review process.

For change of use plans, please reference the Change of Use process for zoning.

Ordinance References

Zoning Ordinance - Article 11.1

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