Electrical Permits

Any new construction within the LUB electric service area or upgrades to an existing LUB electrical service requires a State Electrical Permit to be issued.

To obtain an Electrical Permit from LUB

    • You must be a licensed electrician with proof of license card or a homeowner

  • You will need to go online to www.core.tn.gov or call 615-741-7170 to obtain a permit or receive more information.

State of Tennessee Electrical Permit Fees


Fee Schedule Fee
0 – 30 Amp Service $35
31 – 60 Amp Service $35
61 – 200 Amp Service $35
201 – 400 Amp Service $40
401 – 600 Amp Service $50
601 – 1,000 Amp Service $90
1,000 and Above Amp Service Call Us
Rough-in or Ditch Inspections $35
HVAC Inspections $35
Re-inspection (1 – 1,000 Amp Service) $35