Building Permit Applications E-forms

Submit Your Request Online

The City of Greenville prefers to accept applications and construction plans online.

Users will need review our electronic submittal guidelines before uploading construction plans and other documents:
Electronic Submittal Guidelines (PDF)

Review Permits, Schedule Inspections,
Make Payments

Anyone may view the status of a permit by visiting the City of Greenville Online Permit Service Center. Permit holders may use this portal to schedule inspections and make payments.

Site Plan Permit Applications

Pursuant to Section 19-2.3.9, Site Plan Permit, all development or redevelopment of any structure or parcel of land within the City requires the issuance of a Site Plan Permit prior to the issuance of any other building or construction related permit.

Note: Effective July 15, 2023, projects that add 100 square feet or more of impervious area require additional regulation. Questions may be directed to the engineering department at 864-467-4400. More information about impervious surface best practices

Building Permit Applications

  • Building Permit Application (e-form)
    This application should be used when applying for any residential or commercial permit to do building related work. This could be used for projects as simple as building a retaining wall, deck, remodeling an existing building or a new single family home.

Certificate of Occupancy Applications

Solar Panel Installation and Permitting

Solar Panel Installers must be licensed through Labor License and Regulation (LLR).

Trade Permit Applications

Revision Submittals

Special Inspection Procedure

Requirements for third party inspections. Special inspectors must be licensed through Labor License & Regulation (LLR).

Other Permit Applications

Affidavit of Substantial Compliance