We are available for consultations at any time throughout the process. Understanding the full project scope and how it can be affected by building and development requirements is crucial to assessing a project’s feasibility, timeline, and cost. Contact the Plan Review Team at (706) 447-1376 to schedule an appointment.
Site Plan Application
Proposed subdivisions resulting in no more than 4 lots can be approved administratively. Please contact the Planning Department at (706) 868-3400 for additional information.
Preliminary Subdivision Plats: 2018 Application Deadlines Preliminary Subdivision Plats
Plan Review Application: Plan Review Application - Final Plat and/or As-built
Final Subdivision Plats: 2018 Application Deadlines Final Subdivision Plats
Land Disturbance Permit Application [hyperlink to LDP page]
Sign Permit Applications
The sign permitting process is managed by the Planning Department. Review the Sign Ordinance to learn more about the county’s regulations.
We are available for pre-development consultations. Understanding the County's expectation is paramount to assessing a project's feasibility, cost and schedule. Call to make an appointment with the Plan Review Team at (706) 447-1376.
Minor Subdivision Plats
As per Columbia County Code Section 74-42, proposed subdivisions resulting in not more than 4 lots or tracts including the remaining portion of the original tract can be processed administratively. Please contact Plan Review at (706) 312-7196 for additional information.
Land Disturbance Permit
On June 7, 2016, the Board of Commissioners adopted a policy to require all projects with land disturbing activity to complete a Land Disturbance Application