Clarke County Building Permits (Georgia)

Search for Clarke County, GA building permits. A building permit search can provide information on applying for a permit, permit requirements, land use permits, occupancy permits, permit rules, rejected permit applications, appeal a rejected permit, construction permits, demolition permits, septic system permits, renovation permits, looking up permits, checking if a permit is valid, fire code permits, certificates of zoning compliance, and water system permits.


Building Departments in Clarke County, GA create and enforce building codes and zoning rules to ensure that buildings are safe. They also review and approve building plans and issue Clarke County building permits. These building permits may be required for land development, renovations, demolition, repairs, and other construction. Permits can show if a building meets Clarke County fire codes and other building regulations, demonstrate that a building is safe to occupy, and they can also be used to prove that a construction project holds a valid Clarke County building permit. Clarke County Building Departments provide information on which projects require a building permit, how to apply for a permit, and the rules for receiving a permit. They may also provide searchable databases of approved Clarke County building permits. Building Departments often provide online access to building permit rules and records.

Athens Building Department and Permits Athens GA 120 W Dougherty St 30601 706-613-3520

Athens Planning and Zoning Department Athens GA 120 West Dougherty Street 30601 706-613-3515

Clarke County Zoning Athens GA 1720 Lexington Road 30605 706-369-6000


Town and City Halls in Clarke County, GA provide municipal services for their community, such as preserving vital records and issuing and filing building permits. These Clarke County building permits may be required for a number of construction projects, including renovations, demolitions, repairs, land development, and planned construction. They may also issue land use permits related to property boundary lines, as well as occupancy permits that certify that a building meets code and can be occupied by residents in Clarke County, Georgia. These records can be used to prove that a construction project has a valid Clarke County permit, find approved and rejected permit applications, or to look up building permit requirements, apply for a permit, or search for approved permits. Town and City Halls typically provide online access to their building permit services.

Athens City Hall Athens GA 301 College Ave 30601 706-613-3020

Winterville City Hall Winterville GA 125 S Church St 30683 706-742-7724