Meaning of “building permit” in the English Dictionary

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"building permit" in Business English

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building permitnoun [ C ]

uk us also construction permit PROPERTY, LAW

an official document that gives you permission to build on land or to make changes to a building:

Commercial and residential building permits are issued by the county building inspector.

(Definition of “building permit” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)