The Inspections Division provides the comprehensive permitting and building inspections needs of Sanford, Broadway and Lee County. Operating under the North Carolina Building Code division provides permit applications, plan review, building permits, inspections services and applicable approvals for all residential, commercial and industrial construction.
Permits may be obtained from the Inspections Office.
Important Phone Numbers
After Hours Emergency Hotline: 919-718-4653 (nights, weekends, holidays)
Numbers to know during the inspection process:
City of Sanford/Lee County Inspections Office: 919-718-4654
Lee County Fire Marshall's Office: 919-718-4670
City of Sanford/Lee County Community Development Department: 919-718-4654
City of Sanford Engineering Department: 919-777-1122