DeKalb County Permits (Alabama)

Search for DeKalb County, AL county permits. A county permit search can provide information on applying for a permit, permit requirements, building permits, land use permits, demolition permits, septic system permits, access permits, utility permits, special event permits, renovation permits, temporary event permits, reserving public property, looking up permits, checking if a permit is valid, fire code permits, certificates of zoning compliance, and water system permits.


The DeKalb County Clerk's Office maintains public records for a county, including vital documents like birth certificates and marriage licenses, as well as DeKalb County permits. Clerks in DeKalb County, Alabama may be responsible for filing and issuing county permits, including building permits, land use permits, access permits, utility permits, and special event permits. These permits may be required for installing or repairing septic systems, demonstrating that a building meets fire codes and other building codes, demolition, repairs, renovations, and adjusting boundary lines. They may also be required for temporary events, reserving public property, or a number of land development uses. The DeKalb County Clerk Office can provide information on how to apply for a DeKalb County permit or how to check if a permit is valid, and their permit information and records are usually available online.

De Kalb County Circuit Clerk Fort Payne AL 300 Grand Avenue South 35967 256-845-8525

Fort Payne Clerk Fort Payne AL 100 Alabama Avenue Northwest 35967 256-845-1524


A DeKalb County Town or City Hall provides municipal services for their community, which can include issuing and filing permits. These county permits may be required for a number of building projects, including renovations, demolitions, repairs, land development, and zoning compliance. In addition to building permits, Town and City Halls in DeKalb County, Alabama may also issue land use permits related to boundary lines, private roads, addresses, and water systems, as well as access permits, utility permits, and special event permits. These records can be used to prove that a project has a valid permit or to look up county permit rules, apply for a permit in DeKalb County, or see approved permits. Town and City Halls typically provide online access to their county permit records.

Collinsville City Hall Collinsville AL 39 POST OFFICE St 35961 256-524-2135

Crossville City Hall Crossville AL 14521 Alabama 68 35962 256-528-7121

Fyffe Town Hall Fyffe AL 514 Campbell Street 35971 256-623-7298

Geraldine Town Hall Geraldine AL 41303 Alabama 75 35974 256-659-2122

Henagar City Hall Henagar AL 9252 Alabama 40 35978 256-657-6282

Mentone City Hall Mentone AL 5972 Alabama 117 35984 256-634-4444

Sylvania Town Hall Sylvania AL 22957 AL Hwy 35988 256-638-2604


A DeKalb County Building Department creates and enforces building codes and zoning rules to ensure the construction of safe buildings. As part of their job, Building Departments in DeKalb County, Alabama issue and file building permits. These county permits may be required for renovations, demolition, repairs, land development, and installing or repairing septic systems. DeKalb County permits can show if a building meets fire codes and other building codes, which may be called a certificate of zoning compliance. These DeKalb County public records can be used to prove a building project has a valid permit or to look up building permit rules, apply for a permit, or see approved permits. Building Departments often provide online access to county permit information and records.

Fort Payne Zoning Fort Payne AL 100 Alabama Avenue Northwest 35967 256-845-5180