Code Enforcement Permits
Code Enforcement Officer Gary Taylor maintains and enforces permitting in the City of Alma. Effective July, 1, 2013, the City of Alma will enforce the 2012 International Plumbing Code and current Georgia State Ammendments, 2012 International Mechanical Code, 2012 Fuel Gas Code, 2012 International Building Code, 2012 International Residential Code, 2012 International Fire Code, 2012 International Existing Building Code, 2012 International Green Construction Code, 2012 International Swimming Pool and Spa Code, 2011 International Electrical Code, and the 2010 ADA Standards for Accessible Design. The City will adhere to any updates or amendements that apply to the aforementioned codes in the future.
Building Permits can be issued two different ways. If you are an individual who is seeking to build (not acting as a general contractor), you can obtain an individual building permit. Once you fill out the permit information, you are required to meet with Code Enforcement Officer Gary Taylor so that the permit can be issued.
*Please note that all other permits must be obtained by other individuals even though you are working at the same job site.
Individual Building Permit
If you are a general contractor, you can obtain all of the necessary permits to complete a job by obtaining a Building Permit Application. Once you fill out the permit information, you are required to meet with Code Enforcement Officer Gary Taylor so that the permit can be issued.
Building Permit Application
If you have concerns regarding building in a Flood Zone, please contact Code Enforcement Officer Gary Taylor.
A permit for a Manufactured Home requires a person or company to obtain three (3) sepaerate documents. The person or company who is installing the manufactured home must complete an installer responsibilities form which details the installers information along with rules regardng the installation. Second, a manufactured homesite permit application must be completed. Thirdly, a manufactured home/industrialized buildings permit must be completed. Once you fill out the three (3) permit documents, you are required to meet with Code Enforcement Officer Gary Taylor so that the permit can be issued.
Manufactured Home Installer Responsibilities
Manufactured Home Site Permit Application
Manufactured Home/Industrialized Building Permit
The City of Alma issues a variety of other permits. Once you fill out the permit information, you are required to meet with Code Enforcement Officer Gary Taylor so that the permit can be issued.
Heating and Air Permit
Other Permit (Sign and Pool)
Code Enforcement Officer
502 W. 12th St., Suite 104
Alma, GA 31510