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Central Permitting Building, 204 E. Academy St., Asheboro, NC 27203


Addressing 336.318.6552  |  Building Inspections 336.318.6565  |  Environmental Health 336.318.6262
Fire Marshal 336.318.6914  |  Planning & Zoning 336.318.6555



COVID-19 Information:


The Randolph County Central Permitting offices of Building Inspections, Environmental Health and Planning and Zoning will continue to be open for business Monday - Friday from 8am to 5pm and closing each day from 1:00pm – 2:00pm for lunch and cleaning of the lobby area. 

As always, the health and safety of our citizens is our top priority. We have restricted public access to our facility. The lobby will be restricted for social distancing and we ask that you comply with all rules or requests by the staff to ensure everyone’s safety. This Building is receiving enhanced cleaning attention for your safety on a daily basis. 

We will be processing permit applications at the counter for cash and check paying customers only. All customers paying by credit card are asked to drop their applications in the “BLACK” Drop Box directly across from the main entrance. When the application has been processed, permitting staff will contact you for payment by telephone and forward you a receipt via e-mail.

We encourage everyone who has the capability of submitting completed application for permits online to do so. You can Fax completed applications to (336) 636-7575 or e-mail to permits@randolphcountync.gov , after permits are processed, we will contact you for payment. Payments can be made via credit or debit card and a receipt will be emailed to you.


 To obtain permit applications please visit the following link        

Permit Applications


 We encourage anyone who is sick or if you have had contact with anyone sick to stay at home. If your county business can be conducted electronically (via phone, email, internet, Live Remote Inspections, etc.), we strongly recommend you consider using these options.  Departmental phone numbers are posted on our website and provided below for your convenience. 


Building Inspections 336-318-6565

Planning and Zoning 336-318-6555

Environmental Health 336-318-6262 


As this situation continues to evolve, we will provide updates through the media and the Randolph County Departmental websites (www.randolphcountync.gov). We are committed to continuing to serve you during this challenging time.

 The Centers for Disease Control (CDC), North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (NCDHHS), and local health officials encourage everyone to follow preventative protocol that can be found at www.cdc.gov. Citizens may also call the NC Division of Public Health Coronavirus Helpline at 1- 866-462-3821. Working together to ensure these practices are implemented and followed will greatly benefit our community.



Randolph County operates a Central Permit Office at the Randolph County Central Permit Building, 204 East Academy St., Asheboro, (318-6555 main line; 318-6577 & 318-6578 front counter; 318-6553 zoning inquiries, & 318-6561 code enforcement) where all development permits or applications can be obtained.

 The types of permits that can be obtained through the Central Permit Office include zoning, building, electrical, plumbing, insulation, heating and air conditioning, well permits, septic system applications and other specialized zoning permits as required (ex. flood, special use, etc.).

The first permit required in Randolph County is the Zoning permit. Before commencing the construction, erection, addition to, or placement of any building or structure, or before installing a sign, this Zoning permit must be obtained.

Property Development Technicians will help you during each stage of the application process. To help in the application process you should know the complete name of the property owner, size of the tract or lot, name of any subdivision and road name.


Please review the Randolph County Citizen' Guide to Land Development pdf

Download / Review Completing Permit Applications pdf


  ePermits ePermits 

ePermits User Guide