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. The Town of Rolesville will also accept paper applications.

Application Materials

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:

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

Residential Permit Application

Commercial Permit Application

Workers Compensation Form

Trade Permit Application

Demolition Permit Application

Manufactured Home Permit Application

Residential Pool Permit Application

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 the commercial permit application.

Sign Permit Application (Temporary and Permanent Signs)

Commercial Permit Application (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 following forms:

Utility Application Form

Trade Permit Application

Frequently Asked Questions

Visit WakeGov.com for answers to frequently asked permitting questions.