Jackson County Permits (Georgia)

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

Braselton City Clerk Braselton GA 4982 Highway 53 30517 706-654-3915

Commerce City Clerk Commerce GA 27 Sycamore Street 30529 706-335-3164

Jackson County Clerk Jefferson GA 67 Athens Street 30549 706-367-6312

Pendergrass Clerk Pendergrass GA 75 Glenn Gee Rd 30567 706-693-2494


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

Arcade City Hall Jefferson GA 3325 Athens Hwy 30549 706-367-5500

Braselton Town Hall Braselton GA 4982 Highway 53 30517 706-654-3915

Commerce City Hall Commerce GA 27 Sycamore Street 30529 706-335-3164

Hoschton City Hall Hoschton GA 79 City Square Street 30548 706-654-3034

Jefferson City Hall Jefferson GA 147 Athens Street 30549 706-367-5121

Maysville City Hall Maysville GA 226 North Main Street 30558 706-652-2274

Nicholson City Hall Nicholson GA 175 Lakeview Drive 30565 706-757-3408


A Jackson 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 Jackson County, Georgia issue and file building permits. These county permits may be required for renovations, demolition, repairs, land development, and installing or repairing septic systems. Jackson County permits can show if a building meets fire codes and other building codes, which may be called a certificate of zoning compliance. These Jackson 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.

Jackson County Building Department Jefferson GA 67 Athens Street 30549 706-367-6335

Jefferson Planning Department Jefferson GA 147 Athens Street 30549 706-367-5011