The City of Roswell will reopen City Hall (38 Hill Street) and their facility at 1810 Hembree Road on Monday, June 15, 2020. Both facilities will resume normal business hours and will be open for walk-in appointments, Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please visit for details and for information regarding the City of Roswell coronavirus response.

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Description of Work   Permit Needed?
Accessory structure for use as a storage building   Yes
Appliance replacement using plug in devices   No
Appliance replacement using permanent hardwired devices such as piping or wiring   Yes
Bathroom fixture repair or replacement   No
Bathroom fixture repair or replacement needing piping alterations   Yes
New buildings-commercial or residential   Yes
Change in buildings use or occupancy classification   Yes
New deck construction or structural repairs   Yes
Simple deck repairs (non-structural)   No
Screened porches and decks   Yes
Freestanding decks, arbors, pergolas   Yes
Driveway repairs   No
Enlarging footprint of driveway in river corridor   Yes
Enlarging footprint of driveway outside of corridor   Contact Engineering
New doors and windows requiring structural alterations   Yes
Window and door replacement not requiring structural alteration   Yes
Electrical service repair   Yes
New electrical circuit   Yes
New fireplace or stove   Yes
Interior remodel including drywall, lighting, and/or structural framing   Yes
Interior projects that are limited to painting, tiling, carpet and/or trim work   No
Replacement of furnace or a/c system   Yes
Replacement of water heater   Yes
Replacement of duct work   Yes
New plumbing fixture requiring piping alterations   Yes
Gas piping   Yes
Swimming pools and spas   Yes
Above ground pools   Yes
Garage door repair or replacement   No
Minor repairs to roof covering   No
New roof covering or roof decking or replacement   Yes
Retaining Walls   Yes
New exterior siding, masonry or stucco finish   Yes
New exterior brick or stone masonry   Yes
Minor repair to damaged siding, masonry or stucco   No
Garage storm shelters   Yes
Solar panel   Yes