Building Permits, Applications & Resources

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Attention: New Building Codes Take Effect January 1, 2020

For all new building permit applications submitted after January 1, 2020, design drawings must be done in conformance to these new codes:

Mandatory Codes

  • International Building Code 2018 Edition
  • International Residential Code 2018 Edition
  • International Plumbing Code 2018 Edition
  • International Mechanical Code 2018 Edition
  • International Fuel Gas Code 2018 Edition
  • International Energy Conservation Code 2015 Edition
  • International Fire Code 2018 Edition
  • National Electrical Code 2017 Edition
  • International Swimming Pool and Spa Code 2018 Edition

In addition to the above mandatory codes, the City of Roswell has adopted the following optional codes:

Optional Codes

  • International Property Maintenance Code 2012 Edition
  • International Existing Building Code 2012 Edition
  • National Green Building Standard 2008 Edition (Voluntary)

Phone: 770-641-3780
Fax: 770-641-3741
Email Us

Monday - Friday
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Permit Intake Hours
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

38 Hill Street
Suite G-30
Roswell, GA 30075

Development Impact Fees

The City of Roswell has 3 general nonresidential categories and 8 residential categories based on size (square feet of finished living space) for all types of housing. Learn more here.

Building Inspection Permit Applications

Note: All applicable sub-contractor affidavits must be filed before issuance of permits.

Additional Resources

Permits, Applicatons, & Resources