It is the function of the Inspection Division of the Community Development Department to ensure permitted projects are constructed in a safe manner adhering to the minimum building codes adopted by the City of Hampton and the State of Georgia.
The following inspections are required for new construction projects:
•Temporary pole (t-pole)
• House Sheathing
• House Wrap
• Rough-in Framing – Plumbing, electrical, gas, and mechanical
• Building sewer
• Permanent electrical service
• Final acceptance and issuance of a Certificate of Occupancy
After all inspections are completed successfully and a foundation survey, termite letter along with your erosion release has been submitted a Certificate of Occupancy will be issued. No building shall be occupied without a Certificate of Occupancy.
To schedule an inspection or for questions regarding the inspection process contact the Department of Community Development at 770-946-4306.
Please note that specific times are not provided for inspections. All inspections will be completed within 2 business days.
Georgia Department of Community Affairs – The regulatory agency for building codes and construction licensing for the State of Georgia
International Code Council – Additional code source