Bessemer Building Department

Find Bessemer Alabama building departments, planning, permits, zoning, and inspections. Building Departments provide information on certificates of occupancy (CO), building codes, construction codes, inspections, safety, violations, permits, community planning, zoning laws, regulations, ordinances, maps, and land use.


Bessemer Building Department 1800 3rd Avenue North Bessemer AL 35020 205-424-4060


Hueytown Building Department 1318 Hueytown Road Hueytown AL 35023 5.2 miles from Bessemer 205-497-0522

Homewood Zoning 187 Citation Court Homewood AL 35209 9.1 miles from Bessemer 205-332-6833

Hoover Zoning 100 Municipal Drive Birmingham AL 35216 9.7 miles from Bessemer 205-444-7517

Hoover Building Department 2020 Valleydale Road Birmingham AL 35244 10.4 miles from Bessemer 205-444-7522

Shelby County Building Department 1134 County Services Drive Pelham AL 35124 11.9 miles from Bessemer 205-620-6610

Vestavia Hills Zoning 513 Montgomery Highway Vestavia Hills AL 35216 12.0 miles from Bessemer 205-978-0101

Vestavia Permits 513 Montgomery Highway Vestavia Hills AL 35216 12.0 miles from Bessemer 205-978-0125

Alabaster Building Department 10052 Alabama 119 Alabaster AL 35007 13.4 miles from Bessemer 205-664-6823

USGSA Building Department in Birmingham 1800 5th Avenue North Birmingham AL 35203 13.7 miles from Bessemer 205-731-1755

Birmingham Planning and Permits Department 710 20th Street North Birmingham AL 35203 13.9 miles from Bessemer 205-254-2478

Birmingham Zoning 710 20th Street North Birmingham AL 35203 13.9 miles from Bessemer 205-254-2211

Gardendale Planning and Zoning Department 995 Mount Olive Road Gardendale AL 35071 21.3 miles from Bessemer 205-631-1708

Northport Building Department 3500 McFarland Boulevard Northport AL 35476 36.9 miles from Bessemer 205-333-3027

Northport Planning Department 3500 McFarland Boulevard Northport AL 35476 36.9 miles from Bessemer 205-333-3002

Springville City Zoning 151 INDUSTRIAL Dr Springville AL 35146 39.7 miles from Bessemer 205-467-2705

About Building Departments

How much does a building permit cost?

Building permit fees vary significantly from one locality to another. The fees are usually based on the total cost of the project.

If I have been issued a building code violation, can I appeal?

Yes, a building code violation can be appealed. In most cases, a local board will hear building code appeals. An appeal should be filed as soon as possible, as some jurisdictions impose deadlines for submitting appeals. The appeals process may require a fee.

Can the Building Department recommend a local home improvement contractor?

Local Building Departments are generally reluctant to recommend specific contractors. However, many will provide a list of licensed contractors that serve the local area.