Planning and Sustainability

Remote Operations

In efforts to adhere to the health standards preventing further spread of COVID-19, DeKalb County Department of Planning & Sustainability has restricted building access to the public effective Monday, March 16, 2020.  While physical access to the 330 W. Ponce de Leon Building will be restricted to the general public, our staff are working remotely and county services will still be available.





  General Inquiries Contact

 Permits / Inspections        
 Business License
 Planning and Zoning
 Land Development



 Penalty and interest update for 2022 Business License Renewal. Click HERE.

The 2022 DeKalb County Alcohol License Renewal period commences 
October 1, 2021 and ends December 31, 2021.

 New! Use You Voice. Help Shape Dekalb County's Unified Plan.

New! County SBDR Supplemental Summary.

New! SBDR Executive Summary.

New! Small Box Discount Retail Store (SBDR) Report.

Updates to the County Ordinances to reflect the EPD 2019 Draft. Click HERE.

2021 Comprehensive Plan 5 year Update adopted.

2050 Unified Plan Project Website.

Changes in Adopted Building Codes 2020


                           EFFECTIVELY IMMEDIATELY

All new home-based business license applications with NO customer contact will no longer require the business registration affidavit.







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