• To provide minimum standards to safeguard life, health, property, and public welfare by regulating and controlling the design, construction, quality of materials, use and occupancy, location and maintenance of all buildings, structures and certain equipment within this jurisdiction.
  • To offer assistance through the entire phase of development - from the initial concept meeting, through final approval
  • To create and maintain a strong, vibrant local economy


  • Coordinate Site Plan Review and Approval
  • Coordinate Subdivision Plat Review and Approval
  • Review and update of the City's Master Land Use Plan
  • Conditional and Special Land Use Requests
  • Rezoning Requests
  • Variance Requests
  • Census and Demographic Information
  • Community and Economic Development
  • Land Use Information
  • GIS/Mapping
  • Bid Postings
  • Engineering
  • Building Codes
  • Sign Regulations
  • Environmental Codes
  • Stormwater

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Permitting & Inspections

Permitting & Inspections are performed by Shelby County Code Enforcement
6465 Mullins Station Road
Memphis, TN 38134
Phone: (901) 222-8300

Office Hours
Monday through Friday
8:00 am to 4:30 pm

Cashiers & License Hours
Monday through Friday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm