The City of Atlanta experienced a ransomware cyberattack on Thursday, March 22 that affected multiple applications and client devices. For the most updated information, please visit the Ransomware Cyberattack Information-Hub. More...
PLEASE NOTE: Effective July 3, 2017 the Office of Buildings will no longer accept credit card payments via fax.
Please utilize our online services (https://aca3.accela.com/atlanta_ga).
You can also come into our office to pay by credit card.
HOURS OF OPERATION
General Office hours:
Monday - Friday between the hours of 8:15 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Issuance of Trade Permits:
Monday - Friday between the hours of 8:15 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Finance (Cashier) Accepts payments until 4:00 p.m.
Processing and the issuance of Trade Permits
Public Utility Permits (Electrical Wiring Inspection)
City of Atlanta residents whose electrical service has been disconnected for six months or more will be referred by Georgia Power to the Office of Buildings, Trade Permit Issuance Division to obtain a "Public Utility" Permit.
Registering and/or updating license professional's data who are registered with the State of Georgia.
Alcohol License for events requests
To apply for a Mechanical, Electrical, Low Voltage, Fire Sprinkler, or Plumbing Permit online click here. Some restrictions apply.
FORMS & DOCUMENTS
For a complete list of Permit Issuance forms and documents: Click here
Free viewers are required for some of the attached documents. They can be downloaded by clicking on the icons below.