Building & Codes Department



The Sumner County Building and Codes Department is committed to ensure that a high quality of construction is maintained for the safety and well-being of our citizens. The Building and Codes Department ensures compliance with all applicable building codes adopted by the County’s Governing Body. This is primarily accomplished through a limited plan review, permitting and inspections process. The Building and Codes Department is also charged with Property Maintenance violations as well as Environmental permitting for septic tank systems.



 355 N. Belvedere Drive
Room 208
Gallatin, TN 37066
Phone: (615) 452-1467
Fax: (615) 442-1154

Marshall Wright, Director

Debi Smith, Executive Assistant

Cindy Overstreet, Administrative Assistant

David Manning, Plumbing and Mechanical Inspector

Stacey Troutt, Senior Inspector

Terry Haynes, Building/Property Maintenance Inspector


Demolition Permit Requirements click HERE


NEW 2015 Building Codes and Permit Resolutions click HERE


Fee Schedule click HERE


Building Setbacks click HERE