NOTE: If you are a state licensed contractor and have not been previously issued a permit in the City of Perry, please contact 478-988-2720 prior to online submittals. All submittal attachments must be in a PDF format. Instructional sheets for permit filing can be found on the Building Permit page.

Citizens Self Service Portal FAQ’s
Citizens Self Service Portal Filing Instructions – Commercial
Citizens Self Service Portal Filing Instructions – Residential

Building Inspections

The Inspection Division ensures permitted projects are constructed in a safe manner adhering to the minimum building codes adopted by the City of Perry and the State of Georgia.

Field Inspection Procedures
Water and Sewer Service

A Certificate of Occupancy is issued after all inspections are successfully completed. A building may not be occupied without a Certificate of Occupancy.

For questions regarding the inspection process contact the Department of Community Development at 478-988-2719. All inspections must be made through the Citizens Self Service Portal.


Georgia Department of Community Affairs
The regulatory agency for building codes and construction licensing for the State of Georgia

International Code Council
Additional code source