Planning and Community Development

Planning and Community Development Director 
Anita Buice

                                                                                                   Administrative Assistant

Katherine Smith

Building Inspector/Code Enforcement
Buddy Lanier

Office Address
790 Veterans Parkway

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 

BUSINESS LIC. APP

Manufactured Homes

Lamar Co Land Disturbance Policy and Permit

New Zoning Action Application

Ordinance-2019-06-Sunday-Alcohol-Sales

Final Ordinance – Alcoholic beverages (02294125xA0B3B)

ALCOHOL LICENSE APPLICATION 

ALCOHOL RENEWAL SHORT FORM

 


Permits

 CHECKLIST TO OBTAIN A PERMIT

Lamar County Building Permit for Residential and Agriculture  2023 

Lamar County Building Permit for Commerical and Industrial 

Fee Schedule FY2023 WITHOUT Commercial Fees

Non Single Family Residential Permit Fees

Utility Connection Permit Application (Ele. HVAC Plum)

ONLINE PAYMENTS

https://lamarcountyga.governmentwindow.com/estore/bldg-zoning.html

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