Construction & Property Services

The following are forms, applications or services are viewable online. Some forms may be filled out online, and some you may have to print out and mail in. If you are experiencing problems with Hamilton County Data Systems, then please request assistance from HelpDesk Support.

Building Permits and Regulations

All Building Permits

Building permits for various construction projects are available here as well as complementary resources

Building Permits Issued Search (new tab)

See building permits applied for in the Hamilton county area using this online search.

Building Permit Application and Tips (new tab)

The Building Inspection Department handles all inspections and permit applications on their website.

Septic Information & Forms

Applications and guidelines for installation of septic tanks are available here.

Landscape Requirements (new tab)

The Municipal Code Library details the particulars of landscaping requirements

Zoning Regulations (new tab)

For information on zoning rules in Hamilton County and the cities surrounding the county.

Property Information

Property Search (new tab)

View lot size, property type and legal description.

Property Tax Search (new tab)

View taxes, assessment value, legal description and past tax bills.

Pay Property Taxes (new tab)

Use this online form to pay your property taxes now.

Surplus and Back Tax Property Sale

Information on the annual back tax and surplus property sale

Register of Deeds Data Index

Request deeds or register a new property sale.

Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Map Viewer (new tab)

View existing maps or request a new one. Street Addressing concerns.

Environmental Considerations

Water Quality Services

Stormwater, Land Disturbing Permits and Water Quality when building.

Air Pollution Control Bureau (new tab)

Check out today's air quality and how it's regulated to keep clean.

Brush Burning Permit (new tab)

Burning is only allowed from October 1st to April 30th with proper permits.

Soil Conservation (new tab)

A list of resources on soil conservation.

Soil Testing (new tab)

Hamilton County parters with the University of Tennessee to monitor soil quality.

Clean Builders Checklist (PDF Format)

It's important to set your goals for a clean job site upfront.

Heavy Equipment & Earth Moving (PDF Format)

Water Quality considerations when using heavy equipment or moving ground.

Home Repair and Remodeling (PDF Format)

Water Quality considerations when remodeling or repairing your home.

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