Building Inspections

Current Building Codes and Ordinances related to Construction

  • Ordinance #22-2017 (Adopting and amending the International Building Code 2015)
  • Ordinance #23-2004 (Smoking Establishments)
  • Ordinance #27-2009 (Flood Damage Prevention)
  • State Mandated Energy Code (International Energy Conservation Code 2015 Edition)

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If you intend to construct, move, enlarge, alter, demolish, repair, or change the occupancy of a building or structure or erect a sign you should submit a Building Permit Application or a Sign Permit Application to the building official and obtain a permit.

Building Permit Fees (Updated July 1, 2017)

Land disturbances greater 3500 SF or 24” deep or that are defined as “part of a larger development” are required to complete a Grading Permit Package.

Some projects may have additional jurisdictional requirements through the following agencies. These should be verified prior to submittal.

State of Alabama Building Commission
State and County Health Department
Montgomery Fire Rescue

For more information call 334-625-2073.


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