About the Office of Buildings
The Office of Buildings enforces the Codes adopted by the City of Atlanta to ensure minimum standards for the construction, repair, demolition, occupancy and maintenance of buildings, structures and properties.
We review, approve and issue all permits required by the City's Codes for the repair, alteration or addition to all public and private buildings and structures; as well as, permits for new construction. We assist property owners in their effort to ensure that buildings are in compliance with the standards set forth in the City's Codes.
Services offered: permitting, plan review, zoning enforcement, arborist, and inspections.
Pursuant to Ordinance #13-O-121
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Plan your visit
We are located on the third floor of City Hall in Suite 3900.
GENERAL OFFICE HOURS
Monday to Friday
8:15 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
FOR GENERAL QUESTIONS CONTACT:
Wanda McMullen (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Commercial and residential permit applications are accepted Monday-Friday between the hours of 8:15 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. Online applications will be processed during normal business hours 8:15 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Please note: The Office of Buildings would like to ensure adequate time is available to address your needs before our offices close for the day at 5 p.m. We offer this sign-in schedule to assist in planning your visit to our offices:
3:00 p.m. is the last sign-in for building plan review
4:00 p.m. is the last sign-in to obtain a permit
PLAN REVIEW Question and Answer Sessions
(Effective November 4, 2013)
Building Plan Reviewers are available to meet with the public for general questions:
• Tuesday and Thursday only: 8:15am-4:00pm (subject to availability)
• Session cannot exceed 15 minutes
• Sessions that require more than 15 minutes will require a scheduled appointment
4:00 p.m. is the last sign-in
5:00 p.m. is the last sign-in for plan review
Impact Fee Waivers
In accordance with Section 19-016 (e) of the City of Atlanta, Georgia Development Impact Fees Ordinance, the Department of Finance and Administration has issued a determination that funding for FY 2009 and FY 2010 Impact Fee Waivers is no longer available. The issuance of Impact Fee Waivers has been suspended until further notice.
OFFICE OF BUILDINGS 55 Trinity Avenue
3rd Floor - Suite 3900
Atlanta, Georgia 30303
Phone: (404) 330-6150
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Last updated: 11/8/2013 9:06:45 AM