Dean Barbour
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Physical Address:
Land Use Center
309 E. Market Street
Smithfield, NC 27577
Mailing Address:
309 East Market Street
Smithfield, NC 27577
Phone: 919-989-5060
Fax: 919-989-5431
Building Inspections

We strive to make your building process as smooth and friendly as possible.

How Are We Doing? How can we serve you better?

To improve our customer service or just for questions, comments, or suggestions we would like you to call us at 919-989-5060 and let us know.


Reference Desk

  • This section contains all the forms, handouts, code information and contractor information that the County has for release.  Many questions can be answered in this section so be sure to check here prior to calling the office for assistance.

Permit Fee Schedule

  • All permit fee for the Inspections Department is contained in this section.

Search Permit Information For Existing Permits

  • You can search building permit information, view current building permits, and check the status of an inspection.

Register for the Building Inspections Listserv


  • Interested in receiving e-mail information, notices, updates, and postings from the Johnston County Building Inspections Department?  Register for our Listserv to receive updates, postings, and information for the Johnston County Inspections Department. Please remember to add our address to your allowed senders list, so that our information is not collected in your spam folder.

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  • Forms and Applications
  • Check the Status of an Inspection