Chief Building Official: Chris Kelley
Administrative Assistant: Jenny White
NEW! MID ROOF AFFIDAVIT click here
BLOWER DOOR TESTS AND DUCT BLASTER TESTS WILL BE REQUIRED BEGINNING JANUARY 1, 2020
INSULATION CERTIFICATES WILL BE REQUIRED FOR ALL HEATED STRUCTURES BEGINNING JANUARY 1, 2020.
CONTEMPORANEOUS REVIEW OF PLUMBING LICENSES BEGINNING JANUARY 1, 2020.
2018 IBC, IRC, IECC, IEBC, IMC, IFGC, IPC, IPMC, IFC, and amendments thereto.
Elbert County Fee Schedule
WORK EXEMPT FROM PERMITS:
One-story detached accessory structures, provided that the floor area does not exceed 200 square feet
Fences not over 7 feet
Retaining walls not over 4 in height measured from the bottom of the footing to the top of the wall, unless supporting a surcharge.
Painting, papering, tiling, carpeting, cabinets, counter tops and similar finish work.
Decks not exceeding 200 square feet, that are not more than 30 inches above grade at any point, are not attached to a dwelling and do not serve the exit door required by Section R311.4
On regular business days; Building permit submittal and issuance hours will be 9:00am through 1:00pm, Monday through Thursday.
Plan review fees will be due at the time of submittal
Please see the following Building Department Policies;
New: Group U engineering requirements
17-01 Exhaust Fans
17-02 Re roof
18-01 Water and Gas Lines
18-04 Shower Pan
18-05 Permit Application Submittal Hours
18-06 Permit Issuance Hours
18-08 Structures 90% Open to Weather
18-09 Plan Review Fees
19-02 Radon Mitigation for Modular Housing
19-03 Radon mitigation for Basement Finishes in Existing Construction
19-04 Acceptable Payment Methods for Temporary CO
19-05 Storage Containers
19-06 Expired Permits
All Inspection Requests must be entered online.
Cancellations should be SUBMITTED VIA EMAIL to: email@example.com and firstname.lastname@example.org NO LATER THAN 7:30 AM ON THE MORNING OF YOUR INSPECTION.
IF YOUR CANCELLATION IS NOT RECEIVED BY 7:30 AM THE MORNING OF YOUR INSPECTION, YOU WILL BE CHARGED A RE-INSPECTION FEE.
Inspection Schedule Structure
Make sure to check our HOLIDAY SCHEDULE to prepare for days inspections will not occur.
residential Building permit fee calculator: click here
Commercial building permit fee calculator: click here
BUILDING PERMIT APPLICATIONS:
Permits for structures that require plan review;
(Eligible projects are listed at the top of the permit application) You may email your over the counter permit applications to: Jenny.email@example.com
- Re-roof MAKE PERMIT CARD ACCESSIBLE TO INSPECTOR ON DAY OF INSPECTION