DeKalb County Zoning Ordinance – Effective Sept 1, 2015

Welcome to the DeKalb County Zoning Ordinance web-page.  The following articles constitute the updated Zoning Code. The purpose of the Zoning Ordinance is to implement the policies of the DeKalb County 2015 Comprehensive Plan. It is a user-friendly document and includes greater design standards. This web-site includes Schedule of public hearing, staff reports and results of hearings.

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The DeKalb County Zoning Ordinance is available on-line at no cost. An electronic copy can be purchased on disk for $10 from the Department of Planning & Sustainability located at:

Clark Harrison Building

330 W. Ponce De Leon Avenue

5th Floor

Decatur, GA 30030

Phone: 404-371-2155

Please Click on the buttons / links below to learn more about the individual Articles concerning the Zoning Ordinance.
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