Development Services Center

Welcome to the Development Services Center (DSC)!



The DSC is a collaboration between City-County Planning, City-County Inspections, and City Public Works. The DSC provides a central place to ask questions and get answers about all things development-related.

For information, see About the Development Services Center.

Contact Us: By email or by phone: 919-560-4137 or 919-560-4144
Location:

Durham City Hall, 101 City Hall Plaza, Ground Floor
Hours: From 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., on non-holiday weekdays


Please note: Portions of this website are under construction. We welcome your feedback.

  1. How Can We Help?
  2. FAQ
  3. Knowledge Base (Coming Soon)
Ask a Question - Click on this link to send an email to the Development Services Center staff. Describe your question, request an appointment, or report a concern.

Our promise: Contact us before 3 p.m. and Development Services Center staff will respond to you in the same working day. At any other time, we will respond within 1 working day.
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  1. Upcoming Limited Service Times for the Development Services Center

    The DSC will have limited services (drop-off only) for the departments listed, as follows: Inspections Desk - 12/13, 11:15 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.; Planning Desk - 12/15, 11:15 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.; Public Works Desk - 12/20, 11:15 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Read on...