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Permits Division
1526 East Forrest Avenue, Suite 100, East Point, Georgia 30344 • Phone: (404) 270-7212•
Fax: (404) 765-2784• 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM • Monday – Friday

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Permit Division
This division is responsible for the plan review process and issuance of all construction permits and certificate of occupancy permits. Permits are issued Monday-Friday between the hours of 8:30 am and 3:30 pm.

Permit Division FAQs
When do I need to obtain a Permit?

Per International Residential Code Permits Required.

Any owner or authorized agent who intends to construct, enlarge, alter, repair, move, demolish, or change the occupancy of a building or structure, or to erect, install, enlarge, alter, repair, remove, convert or replace any electrical, gas, mechanical or plumbing system, the installation of which is regulated by this code, or to cause any such work to be done, shall first make application to the building official and obtain the required permit.

The types of permits issued in the City of East Point are listed below.
Please select the permit that you would like to download.

All contractors and tradesmen must submit for verification: (a) Valid Driver's License (b) Current Business License, (c) Valid State License issued by GA Secretary of State, (d) Code Compliance Bond or Waiver

The person applying for the permit must be the name on the state card. Otherwise, the "card holder" must authorize another person to apply for and pick up permit. Click here to download the "
Authorized Agent" form. The ID of the state card holder must be attached and document must be notarized.
Residential Permits without Plan Review



Residential Permits
with Plan Review




Commercial Permits
(Requires Plan Review)

   LDP (Soil & Erosion)
Occupancy - Commercial
Occupancy - Residential
Other Permits


Administrative Permits
  Administrative Permit (Application A) - Special Event, Small/Seasonal Business   
  Use/Roadside Vendors/Roadside Produce Stands/Parade/Road Race

  Administrative Permit (Application B) - All others found in Chapter 2, Article D
  Administrative Permit

  Food Truck Administrative Permit Application

Residential Infill
(Please print all documents below)
  Public Participation
  Infill Compatibility Survey Form-Design Summary

Please click the link below to access individual forms:

Affidavit for Electrical Permit
Application - Building Permit
Application - Electrical Permit
Application - HVAC Permit
Application - Plumbing Permit
Bond - General Contractor
Bond - Tradesmen
Bond Waiver w/Indemnification
Electrical Load Calculation
Fee Schedule
Homeowner's Building/Trade Permit Affidavit
Notice to Permit Holders
Residential Submittal Guidelines
Submittal Form

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East Point, Georgia 30344