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The following General Permit Information download provides general information to homeowners/contractors for permits issued for accessory structures (storage sheds, garages, gazebos, arbors, etc.), pools, fences, patio covers, and decks.
General Permit Information (.docx)

Call Tennessee One Call before digging.
1 (800) 351-1111 or visit their website at Tennessee One Call

Electrical Permits are pulled through Chickasaw Electric Cooperative.
17970 Hwy 64 Somerville, TN 38068
(901) 465-3591
Chickasaw Electric

Permit Applications
Fence Permit Application (pdf)
Water Meter Permit Application (pdf)
Sign Permit Application (pdf)
Mechanical Permit Application (pdf)
Excavation Permit Application (pdf)
Plumbing Permit Application (pdf)
Building Permit Application (pdf)

Board of Zoning Appeals Application for Special Exception (pdf)
Tennessee Model Energy Code (T.C.A. Section 13-19-101) Affidavit of Compliance (pdf)

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