Building and Trade Permits
The Town of Rolesville issues building and trade permits through Wake County’s Energov system. You can apply for permits online by visiting www.wakegov.com/permitportal. There is also computer kiosk to apply for permits at our office. The Town of Rolesville will also accept paper applications.
To apply for a residential building permit, please submit the residential permit application, a workers’ compensation form, two copies of building plans, and two copies of site plans.
To apply for a commerical building permit, please submit the commercial permit application, a workers’ compensation form, three copies of building plans, and three copies of site plans.
Site plans must include the following:
Length, direction, and location of property lines
Type, length, and width of all easements
The Town of Rolesville issues sign permits in accordance with Article 11 of the Unified Development Ordinance (UDO). For temporary signs, please submit the sign permit application only. For all permanent signs, please submit the sign permit application and the commercial permit application.
City of Raleigh provides water and sewer services in Rolesville. For new meter installations and new splits from existing meters, please submit the following forms:
Frequently Asked Questions
Visit WakeGov.com for answers to frequently asked permitting questions.