A Guide to the City of Wheeling Requirements
Building Permits are required for projects ranging from building a new house to renovating a bathroom. The following list is an example of the most common projects that require a building permit:
Below is a list of projects that do NOT require a building permit:
The bottom line is some work requires a building permit, and some does not. If you have any questions about whether or not your project requires a permit, call the Building Inspection Division at 304-234-3601. A building code professional will be happy to answer any questions that you have.
City of Wheeling
Building & Planning Department
1500 Chapline Street
Wheeling, WV 26003