Plan Review

Development Services

Permitting and inspections for residential and non-residential development projects

The Development Services Department provides permit, plan review, and inspection services for the City of Raleigh. This is accomplished through reasonable application of North Carolina Building Codes and the Raleigh Unified Development Ordinance. 

We operate the Development Services Customer Service Center on the 4th floor of One Exchange Plaza in Downtown Raleigh and the Litchford Road Residential Office on Litchford Road in North Raleigh. 




One Exchange Plaza
Suite 400
Raleigh, NC 27601


Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 590
Raleigh, NC 27601



To work closely in partnership with the community to build a better Raleigh, while performing full project review and inspections for all private development within the jurisdiction, and promoting and ensuring quality, safety, usability, sustainability and compliance in the built environment.

To efficiently promote and ensure quality, safety, usability, compatibility, sustainability, predictability, and compliance in the built environment, while striving to find flexible cost-effective development solutions, and provide excellent customer service within the boundaries of available resources.

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