Clayton County Building Permits (Georgia)

Building Departments in Clayton 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 Clayton 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 Clayton 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 Clayton County building permit. Clayton 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 Clayton County building permits. Building Departments often provide online access to building permit rules and records.

Clayton County Zoning Jonesboro GA 121 South McDonough Street 30236 770-477-3372

Forest Park City Planning Department Forest Park GA 785 Forest Parkway 30297 404-608-2305

Forrest Park Zoning Forest Park GA 5230 Jones Road 30297 404-608-2300

Georgia State Permits Atlanta GA 4220 International Parkway, # 101 30354 404-362-2680


Town and City Halls in Clayton County, GA provide municipal services for their community, such as preserving vital records and issuing and filing building permits. These Clayton 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 Clayton County, Georgia. These records can be used to prove that a construction project has a valid Clayton 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.

Forest Park City Hall Forest Park GA 745 Forest Parkway 30297 404-366-4720

Jonesboro City Hall Jonesboro GA 124 North Avenue 30236 770-478-3800

Lake City City Hall Morrow GA 5455 Jonesboro Road 30260 404-366-8080

Riverdale City Hall Riverdale GA 6690 Church Street 30274 770-997-8989