Planning and Community Development

Planning and Community Development Director 
Anita Buice

                                                                                                   Administrative Assistant

Katherine Smith

Building Inspector/Code Enforcement
Buddy Lanier

Office Address
408 Thomaston Street
Barnesville, Ga 30204

Office Hours
8:00am-5:00pm (M-F)

Phone
770-358-5364

Fax
770-358-5821


Department Information

The Building and Zoning Department is responsible for issuing building permits and conducting inspections for all construction activities in the unincorporated areas of Lamar County. The department insures compliance with the County’s Zoning Ordinance by issuing permits only for permitted uses within a particular zoning district. Rezoning, Special Exception and Variance requests to the Zoning Ordinance are processed in the office.

This department is also the County’s Planning Office, the Erosion and Sedimentation Control Review and Inspection Office, the Floodplain Management Office and the Code Enforcement Office.

The department is organized under a department head (Zoning Administrator) with an Administrative Assistant/Permit Clerk and a Building Inspector/Code Enforcement Officer to carry out the many and various tasks assigned to the department.

Culverts/Drive Way Pipes can be purchased in the Planning and Community Development Office.


Forms & Resources

Lamar County Zoning Map 

LC BUSINESS LICENSE

 Manufactured Home Placement Guidelines

Lamar Co Land Disturbance Policy and Permit

New Zoning Action Application

Swimming Pool Guidelines


Permits

Checklist to Obtain a Permit

BUILDING PERMIT APPLICATION

Fee schedule

Electrical Permit Application

Plumbing Permit Application

Mechanical Permit Application

“Come Visit Us in Beautiful Lamar County, Georgia!”