DeKalb County Building Departments (Georgia)

Search for DeKalb County, GA building and zoning records. Building records include building plans, building code evaluations, building surveys, and building code violations, and zoning records include zoning violations, zoning boundaries, and zoning regulations.


DeKalb County Building Departments develop and enforce building codes to ensure the construction of safe buildings in DeKalb County, Georgia. The Building Department maintains building and zoning records, including design plans for construction and renovation projects, records on the current structures on any parcel, maps showing property lines, and DeKalb County building permits issued by the department. They also keep records on a property's compliance with DeKalb County building codes, including building and zoning violations, as well as records of inspection reports. Many Building Departments provide online access to building records.

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


DeKalb County Building Inspectors ensure that building construction is in compliance with building and zoning codes in DeKalb County, GA. They maintain documents on permits issued by the DeKalb County Building Department, including construction, relocation, demolition, and occupancy permits. Building Inspectors also keep approved and rejected building plans and blueprints, records on a property's compliance with DeKalb County building codes, and records on building and zoning violations and inspection reports. Many Building Inspectors make these building and zoning records available to the public online.

Chamblee Building Inspector Chamblee GA 5468 Peachtree Road 30341 770-986-5024

DeKalb County Building Inspections Decatur GA 330 West Ponce de Leon Avenue 30030 404-371-2301


DeKalb County Code Enforcement Departments ensure compliance with building and zoning codes for a county or local government. Code Enforcement Departments in Georgia keep records on building code violations, zoning regulations, and zoning violations. They also maintain records on DeKalb County building inspections, complaints filed against properties or businesses, violations issued by the department, and other local rules and regulations. The records maintained by the Code Enforcement Department are often available online.

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


DeKalb County Assessors evaluate the value of properties and parcels in order to determine property taxes. The Assessor's Office maintains current data on every property in the DeKalb County, GA including inventories of parcels and structures, zoning boundaries, and the value of all the property in the jurisdiction. Assessors may also keep DeKalb County building and zoning records, such as reports from on-site inspections, maps of property lines and zones, and value assessments for building improvements. Many Assessor's Offices provide online access to their records, including documents on building and zoning.

Dekalb County Assessor's Office Decatur GA 120 West Trinity Place 30030 404-371-2907


DeKalb County Treasurers and Tax Collectors are responsible for the collection of property tax revenue in GA. The Office of the Treasurer and Tax Collector maintains and updates records on every parcel in the district, as well as maintaining certain building and zoning records. These records include building valuations, zoning boundaries, and building construction. Treasurers and Tax Collectors also keep documents on DeKalb County property taxes, including property tax assessments, defaults on property taxes, and tax liens. The office may also maintain information on property auctions and a property's prior liens or foreclosures. Many Treasurers and Tax Collectors provide online databases to access their DeKalb County building records, including documents on building and zoning.

Dekalb County Georgia Tax Commissioner's Office Decatur GA 4380 Memorial Drive 30032 404-298-4000