An electrical permit is required for any new construction, alterations, additions, swimming pools, and/or other types of electrical work performed in the City of Harrisonburg.
Questions regarding electrical permits can be answered by the Community Development Building Inspections Division at 540-432-7700.
In order to obtain an electrical permit, the following information is required at the time of application:
Provided there are not any problems, insufficient information, or drawings, the electrical permit will be issued at the time of application. The permit is not valid until the permit fee has been paid and the permit placard is posted on the job site.
Posting of Permit
The electrical permit shall be displayed on the outside of building or premises where it is plainly visible from the street, and shall not be removed until building or renovation is complete and ready for occupancy.
Required Inspection Information
The following is a list of required inspections to be scheduled by the electrical contractor, owner or owner's authorized agent:
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