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Building & Development Services is a one stop customer service resource for homeowners, builders, and other development professionals. Development Services handles permits, inspections and development review for all projects in Chapel Hill.

Residential plan review will resume January 15, 2020. See memo for additional information.

During this unprecedented time, staff are working hard to convert operations to remote and electronic only. Due to the high volume of emails and phone calls, processing requests may be delayed. Until further notice, requests received after 12pm will be considered as received the next business day. Requests will be processed in the order they're received. 

Effective March 27, 2020, inspections inside of occupied homes, except for life safety concerns, will not be conducted to comply with social distancing requirements. This is effective until further notice.

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