Contractor's Corner


All future 2016 Development Advisory Board meetings have been canceled until further notice.

License Requirements
Pursuant to Georgia Law O.C.G.A. 43-41 the following contractor types must obtain a license from the Georgia State Board of Residential and General Contractors by July 1, 2008.


  • Residential-Basic Contractor:  Those who perform contract work relative to detached one-family and two-family residences and one-family townhouses not over three stories in height.
  • Residential-Light Commercial Contractor:  Those who perform contract work or activity related to multifamily and multiuse light commercial buildings and structures.
  • General Contractor:  Those who perform unlimited contractor services in commercial construction, including private, public, institutional and industrial contracting.

 For more information contact the Georgia State License Board at:
Georgia State Board Residential and General Contractors
P. O. Box 13446
Macon, GA 31208

Credit Card Authorization
If you would like to maintain a credit card on file with the Licensing and Permits Department, please complete a Credit Card Authorization and return it to  

Development Services Division
Licensing and Permits
P. O. Box 498
Evans, GA 30809


706-868-3381 fax

The inspection line 706-447-7733 is only for scheduling  inspections.  Please call the main Development Services Division line at 706-868-3420 to:

          • Cancel an inspection
          • Ask a question
          • Check on an inspection
          • Request a Certificate of Occupancy

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