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Clayton County, Georgia Home

Patrick Ejike

Assistant Director:
Cheryl Brooks

P.K. Dixon Building
Annex 2
121 South McDonough St.
Jonesboro, GA 30236

Operating Hours:
Monday – Friday
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Phone:  (770) 477-3569


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Building Permits

Walk-in Customer Service Hours
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Monday through Friday


Self Service Portal to Apply for:

Permit Assistant

New! The Permit Assistant will guide you to file a permit in Clayton County

Pay Invoice

Schedule Permit Inspection

Building Permit Forms

Permit Process Overview

Fee Schedule

Residential Permit Fee Calculator

Commercial Permit Fee Calculator

Cash Bond Refund Request

This Portal will allow you to:

– Apply

– Manage

Track your Application Status


The building permit section issues building, mechanical, electrical and plumbing permits for residential and commercial remodels/repairs and new construction. Ensure that subcontractors and contractors have obtained proper licensure with the state of Georgia prior to issuing building permits; issues Certificates of Occupancy (C/O) or Certificates of Completion (CC) to homeowners, contractors and business owners at the completion of construction.

Fees will be verified after application(s) are submitted.

Questions regarding permit applications should be directed to (770) 477-3569. 

Open Records Request


Customer Satisfaction Survey

How to Register For Online Service

How to Schedule Building Inspection

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