Permits 

View the City of Lovejoy’s Code of Ordinance

Permit application will have to be submitted on the original Carbon Copy Form available for pick-up at Lovejoy City Hall. Once completed, permit applications can be submitted via e-mail to ljcity@cityoflovejoy.com or at Lovejoy City Hall (2296 Talmadge Road) 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Monday - Friday.

Building Permit Application

Permit Submittal Requirements (per site/lot/address)

  • Business Licenses (of all applicable contractors)
  • State License (of all applicable contractors)
  • Copy of ID for license holder/contractor
  • Completed & Signed Sub-Contractors Affidavit
  • ID of person submitting/picking-up permit
  • Affidavit authorizing non license holder to pick up permit on licensee’s behalf
  • Completed building permit application
  • House Location Plan (3 copies)
  •  Copy of the NOI (Notice of Intent)
  • An approved House plan (3 copies)
  •  Proof of GSWCC approval, copy of individual lot approval and review approval form
    • Variance fees are $500 per variance
    • Land Disturbance Permits (LDP’s) are $250 each
    • If work is started before a permit is received, permit fees will be doubled

Sub Contractors Affidavit

  • The Subcontractors Affidavit has to be submitted with each building permit
  • Attachments needed: Driver’s License, Business License, and State License

Electrical Permit Application

  • Attachments Needed: Driver’s License, State License, Business License
  • Signed and notarized affidavit will need to be submitted if the contractor is not the personal picking up the approved permit. 

HVAC Permit Application

  • Attachments Needed: Driver’s License, State License, Business License
  • Signed and notarized affidavit will need to be submitted if the contractor is not the personal picking up the approved permit.

Plumbing Permit Application

  • Attachments Needed: Driver’s License, State License, Business License
  • Signed and notarized affidavit will need to be submitted if the contractor is not the personal picking up the approved permit.

Sign Permit Application

  • Color renderings with dimensions for all signs to be installed
  • Business license of the sign contractor
  • Driver’s license of the applicant

Fence Permit Application

Variance Application

Zoning Verification Request

Home Owners Affidavit

Once your plans or application are approved, and you receive confirmation of the amount due, payments can be made via e-mail using the Credit Card Authorization form , in person at Lovejoy City Hall (2296 Talmadge Road) , or by mail (P.O. Box 220, Lovejoy, GA 30250). 

Payments accepted include: Check, Cash, Credit Cards, and Money Orders.

Submit your inspection Request: Inspection Request

Once your request is submitted, please allow 24-48 hours for it to be processed. Once approved, please allow 2 - 4 business day for Power Release and C.O. approvals to be submitted or issued. (C.O. notifications will be provided to the builders via e-mail.)