Building Departments in Galax, Virginia create and enforce building codes to ensure that buildings are safe. They also review and approve building plans, enforce zoning rules, and issue Galax building permits. These building permits may be required for renovations, demolition, repairs, land development, and other construction projects. Permits can show if a building meets fire codes and other building regulations, demonstrate whether a building is safe to occupy, and they can also be used to prove that a construction project has a valid permit. Building Departments provide information on which projects require a permit, how to apply for a Galax permit, and the rules for receiving a permit. They may also provide searchable databases of approved building permits on their websites.
Galax City Building Department Galax VA 111 E Grayson St 24333 276-236-7297