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(*) With "Final" electrical inspection, a (TCO) must be obtained in order to get utilities.(**) Multiple Permits MAY need equal Inspection Status.(#) Temporary Heat ONLY, prior to TCO/Final Inspection of all permits, is available for residential use structures (i.e., apartments, condominiums, townhomes, duplexes and single family homes, etc.) from
October 1 thru
March 31. All other appliances/devices shall be disconnected during "Temp Heat". Temp Heat for commercial structures
other than residential use available year round. Gas for Code required testing available on a case by case basis.
Note: Application for temporary utilities will be accepted ONLY after the requirements for temporary power or temporary heat have been met.
TEMPORARY UTILITY SERVICE(Electric, Gas, or Both)
Applications for temporary power and/or heat will not be accepted until the permit has been approved for temporary power and/or heat and all the required signatures of the sub-contractors have been obtained.
**** If the Electrical/Mechanical permit is finaled, you CANNOT get temporary utilities (affected permit). You must get temporary occupancy to obtain utility services ****
REQUIREMENTS:TEMPORARY POWER (TP)The signatures of ALL sub-contractors listed on the permit list of that job are required on the application form. The permit(s) must be approved by the electrical inspector for temp power (TP). The electrical contractor must make the request for inspection with the Inspections Division.
If the electrical permit is finaled, the customer must apply for temp. occupancy to get power.
TEMPORARY HEAT (TH)If only GAS service is requested, the only sub-contractor signature required on the application will be that of the Mechanical Contractor. The permit(s) must be approved by the mechanical inspector for temporary heat (TH). The mechanical contractor must make a request for inspection (TH) with the Inspections Division before TCO or CO phase.
The electrical permit must be approved for temporary power or temporary occupancy.
There will be a $65.00 charge for each utility service requested for each job location.
RESIDENTIAL "USE" STRUCTURES (single family home, duplex, apartments, condominiums & townhomes): Temporary power and temporary heat service for residences will only be granted from October 1 through March 31 with a temporary power and/or temporary gas (heat) inspection approval.
Residential temporary power and/or heat is granted for a period of 30 days. Renewals, if approved, will be for 30 days.
COMMERCIAL "USE" STRUCTURES (NO RESIDENTIAL USE): Temporary power and temporary heat available year round with TP and TH inspections. Temporary gas for code required equipment inspection on a case by case basis.
Commercial temporary power/gas is granted for a period of 90 days. Renewals, if approved, will be for 30 days.
TEMPORARY UTILITIES(Power & Gas (TH) )
Completed application must be submitted to the Documents & Inspections Division AFTER the inspector has approved the permit for temporary service.
TEMPORARY HEAT: (TH) (Gas/Electric)
NOTE: All installations must comply with the N. C. State Codes and Manufacturers' Instructions.
Electrical: Gary Mullis - 980-314-3098.
Mechanical/Plumbing: Tommy Rowland - 980-314-3099.