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OFFICE OF BUILDINGS

                                                  
 55 Trinity Avenue
3rd Floor - Suite 3900
Atlanta, Georgia 30303
Phone: (404) 330-6150

                                                                                                 
GREGORY PACE
, Director
Email: gpace@atlantaga.gov


IMPORTANT NOTICE

Effective April 6, 2020, it is required that the plan review deposit fees for all building permit applications be paid within thirty (30) days of the date on which the application was submitted.  Click here for more detailed information. 

 

NOTICE OF CHANGE IN ADOPTED BUILDING CODES 

The State of Georgia has adopted new building codes which the City of Atlanta will be implementing beginning
January 1, 2020.

KEY DATES:

JANUARY 1, 2020
New building codes adopted. Project applications accepted prior to January 1, 2020 will be reviewed by the 2012 ICC Code Editions.  There will be a 30-day transition period until January 31, 2020.

FEBRUARY 1, 2020
Transition period ends.  All project applications submitted must use newly adopted codes and will be reviewed likewise

For more detailed information click here.

NOTICE OF NEW ELECTRIC CODE
Effective January 1, 2018.  Click here for details

NOTICE OF NEW EV READY ORDINANCE (18-O-1143)
Effective July 1, 2018.  This ordinance requires all new parking spaces associated with new construction for commercial and residential occupancies must have the infrastructure for electric vehicle charging stations installed. 
For additional information click here.
                         

CUSTOMER SERVICE SURVEY

Please take a few moments to complete our customer experience survey.  Your feedback will allow us to continue to improve our service to you, our customer.  Thank You! 
Click here for survey 

DIVISION CONTACTS Click here

ABOUT THE OFFICE OF BUILDINGS: Click here

APPLYING FOR A BUILDING PERMIT Click here

THINGS TO KNOW WHEN PICKING UP A BUILDING PERMIT Click here

WORK EXEMPT FROM A PERMIT Click here

SERVICES OFFERED:

QUALITY ASSURANCE ANNOUNCEMENT - NON-PERMITTED RENOVATING: Click here 

TREE PROTECTION ORDINANCE / URBAN ECOLOGY FRAMEWORK 

Through the Urban Ecology Framework (UEF), the City of Atlanta and the UEF project team will be updating the current Tree Protection Ordinance. Click here to learn more about the process and how to get involved.

NEWS YOU CAN USE: Click here

REQUEST FOR REFUND: Click here for document

CODE INTERPRETATION UPDATES AND STANDARD CONSTRUCTION CODES: 
Click here for details

IMPACT FEE SCHEDULES: Click here for details

IMPACT FEE UPDATE: Click here for details

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