Mobile County Permits (Alabama)

Search for Mobile 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 Mobile County Clerk's Office maintains public records for a county, including vital documents like birth certificates and marriage licenses, as well as Mobile County permits. Clerks in Mobile 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 Mobile County Clerk Office can provide information on how to apply for a Mobile County permit or how to check if a permit is valid, and their permit information and records are usually available online.

Bayou La Batre City Clerk Bayou La Batre AL 13785 South Wintzell Avenue 36509 251-824-2171

Chickasaw Clerk Chickasaw AL 224 North Craft Highway 36611 251-452-6453

Mobile County Clerk Mobile AL 205 Government Street 36602 251-574-8806

Mobile County Clerk Mobile AL 2315 Costarides Street 36617 251-574-5260

Saraland Clerk Saraland AL 937 Saraland Boulevard South 36571 251-675-5393


A Mobile 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 Mobile 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 Mobile County, or see approved permits. Town and City Halls typically provide online access to their county permit records.

Dauphin Island Town Hall Dauphin Island AL 1011 Bienville Boulevard 36528 251-861-5525

Mobile City Hall Mobile AL 205 Government Street 36602 251-208-7777

Mount Vernon Town Hall Mount Vernon AL 1565 Boyles Avenue 36560 251-829-6632

Prichard City Hall Prichard AL 216 East Prichard Avenue 36610 251-457-2613

Saraland City Hall Saraland AL 716 Saraland Boulevard South 36571 251-675-5103

Satsuma City Hall Satsuma AL 5464 Old Highway 43 36572 251-675-1440


A Mobile 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 Mobile 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. Mobile County permits can show if a building meets fire codes and other building codes, which may be called a certificate of zoning compliance. These Mobile 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.

Mobile Building Department Mobile AL 850 Owens Street 36604 251-208-2810

Mobile Permits Mobile AL 205 Government Street 36602 251-208-7593

Prichard City Planning Department Prichard AL 216 East Prichard Avenue 36610 251-452-7892