Building Departments in Nicholas County, WV create and enforce building codes and zoning rules to ensure that buildings are safe. They also review and approve building plans and issue Nicholas 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 Nicholas 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 Nicholas County building permit. Nicholas 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 Nicholas County building permits. Building Departments often provide online access to building permit rules and records.
Nicholas County Permits Summersville WV 511 Church Street, Rm L02 26651 304-872-7893