Benton County currently requires building permits for all new residential structures being built within unincorporated Benton County. This requirement also includes all additions, garages, workshops, carports, mobile homes, home relocations, storm shelters, swimming pools, decks, and all electrical, plumbing, and gas upgrades.
Code Study Analysis Plan Review
Prior to submitting a commercial building permit application, a Code Study Analysis Plan Review must be completed to determine plan and submittal requirements for each project.
Benton County currently requires building permits for all new commercial development within unincorporated Benton County. Please note that all commercial development must receive the approval of the County Planning Board before construction begins.
Structure Burn Application
Benton County currently requires structure Burn Permits for all structures that are to be used by the local fire department for live fire training. Please note that all structure burns must be approved by both the Benton County Fire Marshal, and the local Fire Chief and must follow ADEQ guidelines.
Road Department Permits
Benton County requires permits for the new construction of driveways, as well as the boring and cutting of county-maintained roads. These applications are now being submitted directly to the Benton County Road Department.