Is your business located within the town limits?
If Yes, You Must:
- If you are making any renovations to an existing building, or constructing a new one, you must obtain a building permit from the Building Inspections Department located at 9 South Main Street, 828-456-8647.
- If you are moving into an existing business, you must schedule an Occupancy Use Inspection at the Building Inspections Department. There is a $50 fee for this inspection, payable by cash or check.
- Apply for utility service at the Hazelwood Office. Depending on your credit history you may be required to give a commercial deposit of $200 for electric service and $40 for water and sewer service. For more information call 828-456-3515.
If your business is not located within the Town limits but you will be doing business within the Town there are fewer requirements:
*Exception: Taxi companies which pick up fares within the Town limits must also register with the Waynesville Police Department and conform to the Taxi Cab Ordinance. Please call 828-456-5363 for more information.