Shelby County Permits (Alabama)

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

Calera-City Town Clerk Calera AL 10947 Alabama 25 35040 205-668-3503

Chelsea City Clerk Chelsea AL 11611 Chelsea Road 35043 205-678-8455

Columbiana Clerk Columbiana AL 107 Mildred Street 35051 205-669-5806

Montevallo City Clerk Montevallo AL 277 Park Drive 35115 205-665-2555

Pelham Clerk Pelham AL 32 Philip Davis Street 35124 205-620-6443

Shelby County Circuit Court Columbiana AL 112 North Main Street 35051 205-669-3760


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

Alabaster Building Department Alabaster AL 10052 Alabama 119 35007 205-664-6823

Hoover Building Department Birmingham AL 2020 Valleydale Road 35244 205-444-7522

Shelby County Building Department Pelham AL 1134 County Services Drive 35124 205-620-6610


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

Alabaster City Hall Alabaster AL 201 1st Street North 35007 205-664-6800

Columbiana City Hall Columbiana AL 107 Mildred Street 35051 205-669-5800

Harpersville City Hall Harpersville AL 157 Alabama 25 35078 205-672-9877

Indian Springs Town Hall Indian Springs Village AL 2635 Cahaba Valley Rd 35124 205-982-1755

Wilsonville Town Hall Wilsonville AL 9905 North Main Street 35186 205-669-6180

Wilsonville Town Hall Wilsonville AL 9905 N MAIN St 35186 205-669-6180