DeKalb County Building Codes (Georgia)

Search for DeKalb County, GA building code information. A building code search provides information on local building codes, building code violations, building regulations, building rules, approved building plans, rejected building plans, renovation regulations, building code investigations, building inspections, and abatement orders.


Code Enforcement Offices in DeKalb County, Georgia are responsible for ensuring compliance with DeKalb County building codes as well as other rules and regulations. They enforce building codes and zoning regulations, and their records include documents listing the building codes and regulations as well as reports of DeKalb County building code violations that stem from complaints or inspections. The DeKalb County Code Enforcement Office investigates potential code violations and keeps records of their reports, including any abatement orders. These records can be used to look up building codes, find code violations, and see approved building plans. Code Enforcement Offices typically provide online access to their building code records.

DeKalb County Code Enforcement Decatur GA 4400 Memorial Drive 30032 404-294-2461


Town and City Halls in DeKalb County, Georgia provide municipal services for their community, including issuing and enforcing building codes. The Town or City Hall is responsible for ensuring compliance with building codes and investigating possible DeKalb County building code violations. They keep records on building codes as well as any changes to the building code, and they may also review and approve building and renovation plans. The Town or City Hall typically has records on approved and rejected plans, investigations of DeKalb County building code violations, and any punishments or abatement plans for code violations. These records can be useful for prospective DeKalb County property buyers and property owners, and they are typically available through the Town or City Hall website.

Avondale Estates City Hall Avondale Estates GA 21 N Avondale Plz 30002 404-294-5400

Clarkston City Hall Clarkston GA 1055 Rowland Street 30021 404-296-6489

Decatur City Hall Decatur GA 509 N McDonough St 30030 404-370-4100

Dunwoody Town Hall Dunwoody GA 5455 Chamblee Dunwoody Rd 30338 770-668-0401

Pine Lake City Hall Pine Lake GA 459 Pine Drive 30072 404-292-4250

Stone Mountain City Hall Stone Mountain GA 875 Main Street 30083 770-413-0607


Building Departments in DeKalb County, Georgia create and enforce building codes and zoning rules to ensure the construction of safe buildings. As part of this job, Building Departments maintain records on DeKalb County building codes, reviews of building codes, and record any changes to the code requirements or regulations. They also review and approve building and renovation plans to make sure they meet building codes, and they typically keep records on approved and rejected plans. DeKalb County Building Department records can identify building codes, find records of DeKalb County violations, and locate approved building plans. These building code documents are often available online through the local Building Department website.

Chamblee Permits Chamblee GA 5468 Peachtree Road 30341 770-986-5024

DeKalb County Building Department Decatur GA 330 West Ponce de Leon Avenue 30030 404-371-2517

DeKalb County Permits Decatur GA 3630 Camp Circle 30032 404-297-3934

DeKalb County Planning and Zoning Department Decatur GA 1300 Commerce Drive 30030 404-371-2155

DeKalb Zoning Decatur GA 330 West Ponce de Leon Avenue 30030 404-371-4915

Decatur Zoning Decatur GA 509 North McDonough Street 30030 404-370-4104