Construction Inspections / Permits

  1. Permit Application
  2. Request an inspection
  3. Required Plan Review Documents

Effective October 11th, 2022

Fire protection permits will now be submitted online through eTrac Savannah.

Use this link (eTrac Step-by-Step User Guide) to help walk you through the new system.

Special Note: While going through registration for your new account you must use a company email.

Please use this link ( eTrac Savannah) to submit your permit.


If you choose to submit to our office a company check, or money order will be required to accompany your paper plans at drop off. A copy of your eTrac summary page will be required.

Paper plans and checks or money orders for permits can still be dropped off at our office located at:

  10 W. 33rd St. Savannah GA, 31401 


   Can be mailed to Savannah Fire Headquarters at:

 121 E. Oglethorpe Ave. Savannah GA, 31401 Attn: Savannah Fire Marshal Office.


The printed Stamped/Approved plans will still be REQUIRED on your job site for inspection.


  • Posting the permit. Issued permit shall be POSTED on the premises designated therein at all times and shall be readily available for inspection by the fire code official.   
  • If installation / modification / alteration begins before the permit is issued, you will be subject to enforcement action and working without a permit fee (see fee schedule). 
  • When reviews are completed the contractor will be contacted by the fire code official.
  • Completed plan reviews/permits must be picked up in a timely manner.
  • Please review the Savannah Fire Marshal Office Permit Fee Schedule for permit fees.
  • Fees are Non-Refundable.

The printed Stamped/Approved plan will still be REQUIRED on your job site for inspections.