Rankin County Building Permits (Mississippi)

Search for Rankin County, MS 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 Rankin County, MS create and enforce building codes and zoning rules to ensure that buildings are safe. They also review and approve building plans and issue Rankin 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 Rankin 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 Rankin County building permit. Rankin 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 Rankin County building permits. Building Departments often provide online access to building permit rules and records.

Brandon Zoning Brandon MS 1000 Municipal Drive 39042 601-824-4580

Flowood City Permits Flowood MS 2101 Airport Road 39232 601-939-4279

Pearl City Building Department Pearl MS 2420 Old Brandon Road 39208 601-932-3528

Rankin County Building Department Brandon MS 201 Felicity Street 39042 601-824-2570


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

Brandon City Hall Brandon MS 1000 Municipal Drive 39042 601-825-5021

Florence City Hall Florence MS 201 North Church Street 39073 601-845-2462

Flowood City Hall Flowood MS # A, 2101 Airport Rd N 39232 601-939-4243

Pearl City Hall Pearl MS 2420 Old Brandon Road 39208 601-932-2262

Pelahatchie City Hall Pelahatchie MS Highway 80 E 39145 601-854-5224

Richland City Hall Richland MS 380 Scarbrough Street 39218 601-932-3000


Building Inspectors in Rankin County, MS ensure that all construction projects meet building codes and regulations. They are responsible for monitoring designs, building materials, Rankin County building safety codes, and utilities like electricity and plumbing. As part of this job, Rankin County Building Inspectors issue permits for new construction, remodels, renovations, and planned construction. They also issue demolition, relocation, and occupancy permits, including inspection reports that verify that a Rankin County property is safe for residents. Building Inspectors maintain records and reports on their inspections and permits, which include information about the Rankin County property owners, the property, and whether the permit is valid. Their records also show Rankin County violations and work stoppage orders. They provide information on how to receive a permit as well as permit requirements, and much of this information may be available on the Building Inspector website.

Pearl City Building Inspector Pearl MS 2420 Old Brandon Road 39208 601-932-3528