Building Safety Applications  

A building permit is required for most major
changes that are being made to a structure.

When are Building Permits Required?

Check on the status of your Building Permit

If your project requires an application, please
download it below.

Once it is completed, you must mail it us or fax it
to us. Fees may apply.

All Applications for Downloadare provided in Adobe Acrobat PDF format.
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Department News

Regarding the recent memorandum released by the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Environmental Protection Division (EPD) dated April 22, 2014 and titled ‘Buffer Determinations for Tidal Creeks and Saltwater Marshes Under the Erosion and Sedimentation Act’.
More Information

The Building Safety & Animal Control Annex is closed. Please contact us at our office at 1117 Eisenhower Drive, Savannah, Georgia.

Business Tax License Return must be filed and tax paid by March 1st to avoid penalty; add the greater of $25 or 10% if renewed after due date.