Providence County Building Permits (Rhode Island)

Building Departments in Providence County, RI create and enforce building codes and zoning rules to ensure that buildings are safe. They also review and approve building plans and issue Providence County building permits. These building permits may be required for land development, renovations, demolition, repairs, and other construction. Permits can show if a building meets Providence County fire codes and other building regulations, demonstrate that a building is safe to occupy, and they can also be used to prove that a construction project holds a valid Providence County building permit. Providence County Building Departments provide information on which projects require a building permit, how to apply for a permit, and the rules for receiving a permit. They may also provide searchable databases of approved Providence County building permits. Building Departments often provide online access to building permit rules and records.

Burrillville Planning Department Harrisville RI 144 Harrisville Main St 02830 401-568-4300

Central Falls Planning Department Central Falls RI 580 Broad St 02863 401-727-7480

Central Falls Zoning Central Falls RI 580 Broad Street 02863 401-727-7460

East Providence Zoning East Providence RI 145 Taunton Avenue 02914 401-435-7723

Foster Zoning Foster RI 181 Howard Hill Road 02825 401-392-9205

Johnston Permits Johnston RI 100 Irons Avenue 02919 401-231-4117

Johnston Zoning Johnston RI 100 Irons Avenue 02919 401-231-4068

North Smithfield Planning Department North Smithfield RI 1 North Main Street 02896 401-767-1310

Pawtucket Planning Department Pawtucket RI 175 Main Street, Unit 3 02860 401-724-5200

Providence Building Department Providence RI 1 Capitol Hill, Ste 2 02908 401-222-3032

Providence Permits Providence RI 91 Fricker Street 02903 401-456-9273

Providence Planning Department Providence RI 235 Promenade Street 02908 401-222-2776

Smithfield Building Department, Planning and Zoning Smithfield RI 64 Farnum Pike 02917 401-233-1039


Building Inspectors in Providence County, RI ensure that all construction projects meet building codes and regulations. They are responsible for monitoring designs, building materials, Providence County building safety codes, and utilities like electricity and plumbing. As part of this job, Providence County Building Inspectors issue permits for new construction, remodels, renovations, and planned construction. They also issue demolition, relocation, and occupancy permits, including inspection reports that verify that a Providence County property is safe for residents. Building Inspectors maintain records and reports on their inspections and permits, which include information about the Providence County property owners, the property, and whether the permit is valid. Their records also show Providence County violations and work stoppage orders. They provide information on how to receive a permit as well as permit requirements, and much of this information may be available on the Building Inspector website.

Burillville Town Building Inspector Burrillville RI 144 Harrisville Main Street 02830 401-568-9460

East Providence Building Inspector East Providence RI 145 Taunton Avenue 02914 401-435-7722

Scituate Building Inspector Scituate RI 195 Danielson Pike 02857 401-647-5901

Town and City Halls in Providence County, RI provide municipal services for their community, such as preserving vital records and issuing and filing building permits. These Providence County building permits may be required for a number of construction projects, including renovations, demolitions, repairs, land development, and planned construction. They may also issue land use permits related to property boundary lines, as well as occupancy permits that certify that a building meets code and can be occupied by residents in Providence County, Rhode Island. These records can be used to prove that a construction project has a valid Providence County permit, find approved and rejected permit applications, or to look up building permit requirements, apply for a permit, or search for approved permits. Town and City Halls typically provide online access to their building permit services.

Burrillville Town Hall Burrillville RI 105 Harrisville Main Street 02830 401-568-4300

Central Falls City Hall Central Falls RI 580 Broad St 02863 401-727-7401

Cranston City Hall Cranston RI 869 Park Avenue 02910 401-461-1000

Cumberland Town Hall Woonsocket RI 45 Broad Street 02895 401-728-2400

East Providence City Hall East Providence RI 145 Taunton Avenue 02914 401-435-7500

Foster Town Hall Foster RI 181 Howard Hill Road 02825 401-392-9200

Glocester Town Hall Glocester RI 1145 Putnam Pike 02814 401-568-6206

Johnston Town Hall Cranston RI 301 Pontiac Avenue 02910 401-461-5000

Johnston Town Hall Johnston RI 1385 Hartford Avenue, Ste 1 02919 401-351-6618

Lincoln Town Hall Lincoln RI 100 Old River Road 02865 401-333-1100

North Providence Town Hall North Providence RI 2000 Smith St 02911 401-232-0900

North Smithfield Town Hall North Smithfield RI 1 N Main St 02896 401-762-7180

Pawtucket City Hall Pawtucket RI 137 Roosevelt Avenue 02860 401-728-0500

Providence City Hall Providence RI 25 Dorrance Street, Unit 1 02903 401-421-7740

Smithfield Town Hall Smithfield RI 64 Farnum Pike 02917 401-233-1010

Woonsocket City Hall Woonsocket RI 169 Main Street 02895 401-762-6400


Code Enforcement Offices in Providence County, RI are responsible for ensuring compliance with building codes, zoning rules, and other regulations. As part of enforcing these codes and regulations, Providence County Code Enforcement often issue building permits. These permits may be required for Providence County land development, demolition, repairs, renovations, and other kinds of construction. They may also issue Providence County occupancy permits at the end of a construction project, which certify that the building meets code and can be occupied. Code Enforcement Offices may also be responsible for issuing certificates of zoning compliance, and they produce reports that show if a building has any code violations or has a valid Providence County permit for construction. Their office can also help look up building permit rules, apply for a permit, or search for approved permits. Code Enforcement Offices often provide online access to their building permit records.

Central Falls Code Enforcement Central Falls RI 580 Broad Street 02863 401-727-7460