Building Safety 

architecture-1857175_1920The City of Thomaston is dedicated to maintaining quality neighborhoods and an excellent community environment, ensuring safe and sustainable buildings for everyone.

This department issues building permits, performs plan reviews, conducts inspections, and issues certificates of occupancy/completion.

Any construction, renovation, or redevelopment requires a permit by the City of Thomaston. 

The City of Thomaston enforces all of the state minimum standard codes enumerated in O.C.G.A. § 8-2-20.

The City of Thomaston is now accepting online permits! 

You may fill out your permit application online as well as requesting inspections online too. We are still accepting in-person, emailed, and mailed permits. Your online account will give you full access to past permits, see status updates, make payments, request inspections and more.

Direct Link to Municipal Home:
Contractor Account Creation:
Apply for Permit:
Apply for Permit (Contractor):
Building Department Payment Service:

Online Permitting Help Documents