Planning and Community Development Director
Building Inspector/Code Enforcement
408 Thomaston Street
Barnesville, Ga 30204
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 Co Land Disturbance Policy and Permit
Final Ordinance – Alcoholic beverages (02294125xA0B3B)
ALCOHOL RENEWAL SHORT FORM updated 2021
Lamar County Building Permit Application for Residential and Agricultural 2023
Lamar County Building Permit Application for Commercial and Industrial
Fee Schedule FY2023 WITHOUT Commercial Fees
Non Single Family Residential Permit Fees
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