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Department of Codes and Building Safety - Permits
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The office is located at 318 N. Main Street, Goodlettsville, Tennessee 37072.
Office Hours 7:30am - 4:00pm Monday - Friday
Please call the office to determine the scope of work and what permits will be required at 615-851-3741.
TN State Contractor’s license, Permit Bond, and proof of workers comp. and liability insurance.
Call 615-851-3741 for fee schedule.
Verify all zoning concerns have been addressed prior to issuance of a permit. Check with the Planning and Zoning Department for accurate zoning information at 615-851-2202.
As long as work is progressing, the permit is valid. If work stops for longer than six (6) months, the permit will have to be re-issued at a fee.
Yes, if you are in the city limits of Goodlettsville, a permit is required for both. The department has a "Pool Packet" that has information and requirements for obtaining the pool permit. Swimming Pool Permit Packet
A permit is not required from the Building Department, but you may call to inquire on set-back and height requirements at 615-851-3741.
Permits are required. Call the office for information and requirements 615-851-3741.
Yes, a Fire/Life Safety Permit and inspection are required. Once approved, a Certificate of Occupancy will be issued. Also, inquire if a business license is required at Goodlettsville City Hall. 615-851-2209.
You may call the Property Maintenance Inspector to file a concern at 615-851-2213.
Yes, once the grass is over 12" high, it is in violation of the city ordinance and can be addressed by the Codes Department at 615-851-2213.
Refer to: https://extension.tennessee.edu/publications/Documents/SP687.pdf
Refer to Ordinance 10-747
Refer to Ordinance 09-734.
No, if you live in the Sumner County portion, contact Sumner County Animal Control at 615-452-2400. Davidson County portion of Goodlettsville, contact Metro/Davidson County Animal Control at 615-862-7928.
2012 International Fire Code
Call the office for scheduling at 615-851-3741.