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Building & Safety Division

The City of Anniston, Division of Building & Safety, is established to ensure the safeguarding of the citizens of Anniston regarding public health, safety and general welfare through aggressive implementation, public education, and enforcement of the codes adopted by the City of Anniston encompassing hazards that may be imposed on the built environment. To facilitate the functions of the Division of Building & Safety, a staff of trained individuals is tasked with this endeavor.

The Division of Building & Safety consists of the following departments:

  • Code Enforcement; ensures compliance of the Code of Ordinances adopted by the City of Anniston and to promote the public health, safety, morals and general welfare; to provide the orderly development and growth for the general good and benefit to the people of Anniston.
  • Fire Marshal; who ensures compliance with all fire codes and life safety issues, with the Fire Marshal heading this Division.

Building Permit

Inspections, Fees, & Zoning

Required Construction Permits:

  • New Construction 
  • Addition(s)
  • Remodel
  • Repair
  • Interior/Partial Demolition
  • Electrical
  • Plumbing
  • HVAC
  • Swimming Pool
  • Roofing
  • Fence/Accessory Structure
  • Demolitions
  • To obtain a Construction Permit, please contact our Administrative Assistant, Rachel Hall, at: 256-231-7720.

Public Service Announcements


Rachel Hall | Administrative Assistant | 256-231-7720

Josh Barkley | Technical Inspector | 256-283-4226

Lee Willis | Building Inspections Supervisor | 256-231-7724

Jason Brown | Fire Marshal | 256-231-7650

Tana Bryant | Senior Code Enforcement Officer | 256-231-7733

Tristen Taylor | Code Enforcement Officer | 256-241-7161