Building in Lawrence County

Lawrence County requires Building Permits for all new construction, additions to structures, decks, replacement of decks, and moving of any buildings, to include mobile homes.

Dirt work may be started prior to the issuance of a building permit, but no concrete may be poured without a building permit. 

 A Contractor License is required to do work in Lawrence County.

It is the landowner's responsibility to make sure these items are received prior to the start of a building.