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How do I apply for a business license? 2017-12-12T18:51:12+00:00
  1. Fill out an application.
  2. Bring a copy of the following
    1. Government issued ID for all business owners and/or representatives
      1. Example: Driver’s License
    2. If a commercial business, a copy of the building lease
  3. Zoning of business location to be verified and approved
  4. Building must be approved by City’s building official
  5. Commercial Properties have to have an inspection by the Local Fire Marshal
  6. Additional Information may be required
  7. Occupational Tax fees paid
    1. $15 – Administrative Cost
    2. $.95 per $1000 estimated gross receipts
  8.  License issued

There are a few exceptions

  • Restaurants, Hotels, Tattoo Shops
    • Require health inspection (food service permit and grease trap inspection for restaurants) issued by Carroll County Environmental Health Department
  • Convenience stores
    • Require inspection and Department of Agriculture permit
  • Health care, long term care and residential child care facilities
    • Inspected and regulated by Office of Regulatory Services (Georgia Department of Human Resources)
  • Some professions are charged a professional fee instead of using the gross receipts method.
    • Insurance carriers
    • Lawyers
    • Physicians
    • etc.
  • Manufacturing Businesses have the option to choose a fixed rate based off of the number of employees
How do I start new water service? 2014-12-01T19:28:59+00:00

The following items are all needed to start new water service with the City of Carrollton:

  1. Lease (Rental Agreement) OR Proof of Ownership (Deed or settlement statement)
  2. Picture ID
  3. Social Security Number
  4. Telephone Number to reach you
  5. Deposit
    • $75 – If you own
    • $100 – If you rent
How do I apply for a subcontractor permit? 2016-12-29T19:35:01+00:00

The requirements for subcontractors are as follows:

  1. Completed and signed application form
  2. A valid state card
  3. A current business license.

If someone other than the state card holder picks up the permit, an affidavit must accompany the application giving permission for the person picking up the permit to use that person’s state card.

How do I apply for a building permit? 2016-12-29T19:35:01+00:00

In order to receive a building permit you will need the following:

  1. A completed and signed application form
  2. Two copies of a site plan
  3. Two copies of a floor plan
  4. Notarized energy affidavit
  5. A complete and signed Erosion Control Affidavit
  6. A valid local or Georgia State Business License.

If someone other than the state card holder picks up the permit, an affidavit must accompany the application giving permission for the person picking up the permit to use that person’s state card.