How do I request an inspection online?
  • The Inspection Cut-Off Time is 3:00 PM. If request is received before 3:00 PM, it will be scheduled the next business day. If after 3:00 PM, the inspection will be scheduled within 2 business days.
  • Go to our website –, or click here to go straight to the request page.

    Instructions for Inspection Request
  • On the home page, in the top right -
  • Point to “City Services”
  • Click on “License & Inspection Status”
  • Click on “Submit an Inspection Request”
  • Complete all boxes.
  • On the inspection line, press the down area and click the requested inspection.
  • If you are requesting all finals or all roughs, please request the building inspection and enter “all roughs/finals” in comment area.
  • Click on “Submit”

    You will receive a message stating “Your E-mail has been sent successfully.”
    If another inspection is needed, go to the bottom of the page and click “Submit an Inspection Request” and proceed to enter the next inspection.
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    1. I need an Emergency After-Hours Inspection.
    2. When Do I Need A Permit?
    3. What work is exempt from permit?
    4. What Codes Have Been Adopted that Govern Construction, Repairs, And Renovations?
    5. How do I request an inspection online?
    6. How do I check the status of an inspection?
    7. What Determines The Cost Of My Permit?
    8. What are the top reasons for a failed inspection?
    9. What Are The Requirements For New Commercial Construction Permits?
    10. What Are The Requirement For New Residential Construction?
    11. How Long Is My Permit Good For?
    12. If I Hire A Contractor, Who Buys The Permit?
    13. What Type Of Inspections Can Be Faxed?
    14. What Type Of Permits Requests Can Be Faxed?
    15. What Are The Historic Districts Recognized By Augusta Richmond County?
    16. If the job site is within the Historic District, what are the requirements?
    17. What Are The Requirements For The Issuance Of A Certificate Of Occupancy/Letters of Completion?
    18. Who can obtain a permit?
    19. What are the requirements for a homeowner’s permit?
    20. Can I Work On My Rental Property?
    21. What Type Of Remodeling Job Should Not Be Done By A Homeowner?
    22. How do I obtain a license to run a business from my home?
    23. Can I use a modular building for a commercial occupancy?
    24. Can I move a manufactured home into Augusta Richmond County?
    25. Are Used Modular Buildings allowed for Commercial Use?
    26. Do I need a permit to repair foundation settlement?
    27. Are Special Inspections required?
    28. Is a permit required to construct a shed on my residential property?
    29. Is a permit required for solar panels?
    30. Is a drip edge required when installing a new roof, or re-roofing a building?