Knox County Tennessee

Updates to the Permit Portal are coming soon!


A 2.35% convenience fee will be charged on all credit card transactions. The fee is collected by a third party processor. Knox County does not receive any part of the fee. The fee is non-refundable.

-- Knox County Code Administration


Knox County Code Administration's mission is to protect the safety, health, welfare, and property of the citizens of Knox County. This is accomplished through administration, public education, and enforcement of building regulatory codes. Whereas, plan review, periodic inspections, and active enforcement of zoning regulations on new and existing construction are fundamental elements of our overall mission.

New Permit Requests

Previous Requests

Permit Inspection & Information Searches

Search Daily Inspections

Inspection Search
Displays Scheduled Permit Information such as Scheduled Date and Time, Permit Number, Project Address, Project Name, Contractor and Inspection Status.

Search Address For List of Results

Permit Listing
Displays Permit Information such as Permit Number, Project Name, Project Address, Owner, and Contractor Name.

Construction Reports

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Codes Administration

City County Building
Suite 547
400 Main Street
Knoxville, TN 37902

Phone: 865-215-2325
Fax: 865-215-4255

Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
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