Building Permits

For a copy of the building permit application please click here and complete the highlighted information before submitting to the Building Permit / Inspection Department. If you are unsure what to submit with the permit application, please click on the links below for the most common types of permits.


New Residential Construction Building Permit Requirements:

Residential Building Permit Instructions

Manufactured Home Permit Requirements:

Manufactured Home Permit Requirements

A Safety and Aesthetics inspection is required for all pre-owned manufactured home. Click to see Safety and Aesthetic Standards.

New Commercial Construction Building Permit Requirements:

Commercial Building Permit Instructions


After the permit application has been submitted you can expect a turn around time frame of approximately 5 days for new residential construction and additions. Manufactured home requests average 3 days. If an engineered grading plan is required, that time frame is dependent on the state and can take up to 3 weeks. The turn around time for new commercial construction and commercial additions varies depending on the size of the project.


As the County grows change is inevitable. We are committed to serving and protecting the public and providing efficient and friendly service to the citizens and builders of Bulloch County.