OverviewA Commercial Building Permit application is required to:
- Alter, demolish, enlarge, move, or repair a building
- Change the occupancy of a building or part of a building
- Construct a new building
- Construct a retaining wall over four (4) feet high
Building Safety DivisionThe Building Safety Division will review a permit for conformance to the International Building Code, including the National Electric Code, Arkansas Energy Code, Arkansas Fire Prevention Code, Arkansas Mechanical Code, Arkansas Plumbing and Gas Code, and the Fayetteville City Code. The Arkansas Fire Prevention Code can be ordered from the International Code Council online.
You may contact the Commercial Permit Coordinator at (479) 575-8238 should you need further assistance.