How do I obtain a building permit?

You will need the following items to begin the building permit process in the Planning and Zoning Department:

  1. Proof of taxes paid for current year
  2. Survey or plat of property
  3. Warranty Deed for property

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1. How do I find out how my property is zoned?
2. What is the minimum house size in Douglas County?
3. How do I obtain a building permit?
4. What is the requirement for a mobile home to be placed on a property?
5. Can I replace my mobile home with a new mobile home if I do not have 10 acres?
6. Can I place a mobile home on my property in order to care for an elderly parent or sick relative?
7. When are the public hearings for new zoning?
8. If I cannot meet a requirement placed on my property for setbacks or buffers, is there any way to be granted an exception to the rule?
9. Where can I find the zoning code online?
10. How do I divide my property?
11. What are the buffer requirements for a commercial property that is adjacent to residential property?
12. What is a modular home and what are the requirements for them?
13. What are the requirements for placing an accessory structure (i.e. detached garage, utility building, storage shed or barn) on my property?