County Codes Department (C.C.D)

Chattooga County Codes Department

Welcome to the Office of County Codes, where we are dedicated to serving the citizens of Chattooga County with excellence and professionalism. Our department is committed to upholding the highest standards of quality and integrity, and we take pride in ensuring that our community remains safe, healthy, and prosperous.

At the heart of our mission is a deep sense of responsibility to the people we serve. We understand that navigating the complex web of rules and regulations set forth by the ordinances of Chattooga County can be daunting, especially for newcomers. That's why we are here to help, offering guidance, support, and assistance to anyone who needs it.

Our director, BJ. Hall, is becoming seasoned in the field of land development and environmental protection. He brings a wealth of knowledge and experience from the field of I.T. to the table, and he is always ready to lend a hand to those in need to understand the rules set forth in the ordinance regulations. Whether you are a contractor, a homeowner, or a business owner, BJ. and his team are here to answer your questions and provide you with the guidance you need to comply with the rules and regulations of Chattooga County.

One of the key functions of our office is to enforce the penalties on those who refuse to comply with the regulations of the county ordinances. We take this responsibility very seriously, as we believe that everyone has a duty to protect the health and safety of their fellow citizens. That's why we work tirelessly to ensure that everyone who does business in Chattooga County does so in a responsible and ethical manner.

At the Office of County Codes, we take great pride in our role as guardians of the county's ordinances and regulations. We are responsible for ensuring that all construction projects within Chattooga County are carried out in accordance with the rules set forth by the county, and the state. This includes issuing Land Disturbance Permits (LDPs) for construction projects involving tilling up the earth for the purposes of building structures, as well as overseeing required permitting for all manufactured home and business development projects, as well as the large subdivisions of land. Additionally, we provide crucial information-gathering services to newcomers to the area, helping to ensure that everyone is informed and compliant with the county's regulations. By performing these essential functions, we help to maintain the integrity and safety of our community, and we are honored to serve the people of Chattooga County in this way.

At the Office of County Codes, we are committed to excellence in all that we do. We strive to be a trusted resource for our community, providing accurate information, sound advice, and exceptional service. We insist on citizen involvement and wish for any concerned citizens to reach out to the director. If you have any questions or concerns about the ordinances of Chattooga County, we encourage you to reach out to the director. We are here to help, and we look forward to serving you with distinction.

All Chattooga County Residential Permits can be obtained via downloadable PDFs below. Permits may concern:

  • Mobile Homes
  • Modular Homes
  • Tiny Homes
  • Commercial Poultry Operations
  • Sign Construction
  • Telecommunications 
  • Land Development

Citizen complaints are also taken anonymously and are welcomed in order to better the community at large. Please call/text 706-578-0672 with any complaints.
Also, you can email but due to spam filters, please call if there is no response after some time.

Please feel free to click, download and read the Ordinances at your convenience posted below: