Building and Construction

Thursday Developer Meetings

To schedule please email: MFields@sandyspringsga.gov. Meetings are scheduled on a first come basis.

Thursday Developer Meetings Schedule

If you are planning to undertake building and construction activities in Sandy Springs, you may find useful information located under the following areas of this website:

Construction and Utility Permits

The permitting and inspection process protects property owners and the public by verifying new construction and improvements to property are in compliance with State building codes.


Once your work is complete an inspection may be required.

Fire Safety Plan Review

The Fire Marshal's office conducts plan review and inspections on new buildings and renovations to existing buildings. This office also inspects existing buildings.

Certificate of Occupancy

A Certificate of Occupancy (CO) is required to legally occupy all residential and commercial buildings. 

Build Sandy Springs Seminars 

Build Sandy Springs is a series of seminars presented by the City's Community Development department.

Related Topics

Development Code

The City’s Planning and Zoning Division is responsible for the implementation of rules and regulations found in the City’s Zoning Ordinance and Comprehensive Plan related to the development of property.

River Corridor Regulations

Proximity to the Chattahoochee River Corridor may impact construction projects. The river's corridor is an area that contains any property within 2000 feet from the banks of the Chattahoochee River.

GIS Mapping

A geographic information system (GIS) is a computer system designed to capture, store, manipulate, analyze, manage, and present all types of geographical data. 

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