Permitting

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. Please click here for application instructions and tips.

Application Materials

When applying for a building permit, please upload a workers’ compensation form, digital building plans, and site plans.

Site plans must include the following:

Scale
North arrow
Length, direction, and location of property lines
Type, length, and width of all easements
Floodplain location
Existing structure(s)
Proposed structure
Driveway(s)

Forms

Workers Compensation Form

Contractor Add/Change Form

Change of Tenant Inspection Request Form

Sign Permits

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 apply for a “Fence, Wall, Sign, Awning, Tower, etc.)” permit through the permit portal.

Sign Permit Application (Temporary and Permanent Signs)

Utility Permits

City of Raleigh provides water and sewer services in Rolesville. For new meter installations and new splits from existing meters, please submit the Utility Application Form and apply for a Trade permit through the permit portal.