Applications, Forms and Fees

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 Board and Commission Schedule; Contains dates and deadlines for variance applications and other board and commission dates.


*All applications, Forms and Fees should be submitted to The Design, Environment & Construction Office at 2635 Talley Street, Decatur, GA 30030. Monday-Friday 9 a.m-4 p.m.

Online Forms 
> Building Inspection Request NEW
> Engineering Inspection Request
> Fire Inspection Request

Building Permit 
HVAC Permit
Plumbing Permit 
Electrical Permit 
Homeowner Affidavit
Temporary-Permanent Power Request 
Right of Way Permit Application
Sign Permit Application
Request for Change in Comprehensive Land Use
Request for Change in Zoning 
Request for Variance 
Certificate of Appropriateness 
Certificate of Exemption
Site Development Application (Exempt Single Family)
Site Development Application (Non-Exempt)

Submittal Forms

Building Permit Information Notice
Residential Plan Submittal Checklist
Sample Residential Plan Submittal
Single Family Dwelling Submittal Flowchart

High Performance Building Standards



Schedule of Fees (PDF)

NOTE: The city accepts  all major credit/debit cards, checks and money orders made payable to "City of Decatur". The fee for a returned check is $50.

Other possible fees:
Application for Water/Sewer Service (DeKalb County)

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