Permits & Forms

Commonly Used City Forms & Documents


Ultimately the property owner is responsible for what happens on their property. Ensuring that your contractors have all proper permits, licenses and certificates is your responsibility. Building Permits must be displayed so as they are in full view from the street in front of your property. Permits are not to be nailed to trees. Please note that this information is not all inclusive. Please contact (706) 637-8629 or stop by City Hall during normal business hours — Monday – Friday, 8:30 am – 5:00 pm — for more information regarding the permitting process. You can also submit questions using our contact form at  A searchable copy of the Hogansville Code of Ordinances library is posted online at

Authorized Permit Agent Form | pdf: Authorized Permit Agent Form

  > The Authorized Permit Agent form may be used by a State-licensed contractor to designate an individual to obtain permits on their behalf for a given project.

Commercial Building Permit Application | pdf: Commercial Building Permit Application

  > The City of Hogansville requires a building permit be obtained on all new construction and most repairs, both, interior and exterior. A permit is required on all aspects, to include: building, electrical, mechanical and plumbing. The fee schedule based on the cost of labor and materials is listed in the document below. Most permits may be issued the same business day after an application and all documentation is received. Documentation varies based on the type of permit needed. Please call the permitting office at City Hall for related information at 706-637-8629. Please note, effective July 1, 2008 Georgia Law requires all contractors obtaining a permit to possess a valid state contractor’s license and be able to produce the license at the time permits are issued.

Demolition Permit | pdf: Demolition Permit

Home Occupation Permit | pdf: Home Occupation Permit

Homeowner Declaration | pdf: Homeowner Declaration

  > The Homeowner Declaration is for homeowners desiring to perform construction on their own real property

Permanent Sign Permit Application | pdf: Permanent Sign Permit Application

Permit Fee Schedule | pdf: Permit Fee Schedule

Pool/Spa Permit Application | pdf: Pool – Spa Permit Application

Residential Building Permit Application | pdf: Residential Building Permit Application

Trade Permit Application | pdf: Trade Permit Application

   > Hogansville uses the term Trade Permits to describe separate permits for Electrical, Mechanical (HVAC) and Plumbing work.


Application for Employment | pdf: Application-for-Employment


Application for Utility Senior Discount | pdf: Utility Senior Discount Application

Bulk Water Purchase | pdf: Miscellaneous Water Purchase Form

Cable Franchise Complaint Form | pdf: Cable Compliance

How to Read Your Meter | pdf: How to Read Your Meter

Service Agreement for Water/Electric/Natural Gas | pdf: Service Agreement

Calculating Water Loss | pdf: Water Loss


Board – Authority – Committee Nomination Form | pdf: Board – Authority – Committee Nomination Form

Mayor-Council Work Order Request | pdf: Mayor-Council Work Order Request

Town Hall Forum – Speakers Request Form | pdf: Town Hall Forum – Speakers Request Form


City Charter | pdf: 2016 07 01 Hogansville City Charter

Community Assistance Resources | pdf: Community Assistance

Residential Sanitation Guidelines | pdf: Residential Sanitation Guidelines