Electrical Inspection

State Inspector Information

Effective February 1st, 2022: Mountain Electric Cooperative will no longer process electric permit applications for the State of Tennessee. Permits may be purchased online at www.core.tn.gov . Video instructions are also on this website to guide you through the application process.

To schedule an inspection in Tennessee:

CLICK HERE TO LEARN ABOUT THE NEW PROCESS FOR PURCHASING PERMITS

*Permits must be purchased/scheduled 24 hours prior to the desired inspection date.

Visit www.core.tn.gov to obtain a permit.

-Carter County: 423-470-8154 on Monday’s and Wednesday’s between 8:00-9:00 a.m.

-Johnson County: 423-470-8154 on Tuesday’s and Thursday’s between 8:00-9:00 a.m.

A final electrical inspection must be passed before electric service can be connected.

To schedule an inspection in North Carolina:

  • Avery County: 828-733-8204
  • Burke County: 828-438-5420
  • McDowell County: 828-652-5757

Septic System Services are now Computerized in Tennessee

1. Online application services are available.to customers at

http://tdec.tn.gov/septic

2. Septic records can be located independently by completing a

search at

http://tdec.tn.gov/filenetsearch

Staff contact office numbers are available on the Division of Water

Resources website at

http://www.tennessee.gov/environment/article/wr-sds-contacts-by-region

Department of Environment & Conservation – Division of Water Resources

Johnson City Field Office 423.854.5400

Environmental Scientist, Johnson & Carter Counties – 423.434.6943.