Building Departments in Franklin County, KY create and enforce building codes and zoning rules to ensure that buildings are safe. They also review and approve building plans and issue Franklin 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 Franklin 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 Franklin County building permit. Franklin 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 Franklin County building permits. Building Departments often provide online access to building permit rules and records.
Frankfort Planning Department Frankfort KY 315 West 2nd Street 40601 502-875-8513
Frankfort Zoning Frankfort KY 315 West 2nd Street 40601 502-875-8567
Kentucky State Permits Frankfort KY 2 Hudson Hollow Road 40601 502-564-2320