Mobile's Building & Land Development Center

Mobile's Building & Land Development Center


The City's streamlined spot for development construction projects. We are committed to providing a streamlined development process, from concept to certificate of occupancy. We can help with zoning, plan review, building permits, construction and inspection for all your residential and commercial projects.

  • What Type of Permit Do I Need?

    This PDF helps explain the type of permit you will need.
  • Residential(1 & 2 Family)

    This section contains information regarding work on a house or duplex such as electrical work, remodeling, a new garage or deck or any other construction.
  • Commercial/Multi-Family

    This section contains information regarding constructing, repairing or altering a building such as a warehouse, factory, office, hospital, or any number of multi-family buildings like apartments, condominiums, and townhomes.
  • Historic District

    This section contains information regarding any exterior work done within Mobile's seven locally designated historic districts.
  • Useful Forms and Applications

    This section contains forms and applications needed for different development projects.
  • Frequently Asked Questions

    This section contains forms and applications needed for different development projects.
  • Contact Directory

    This section contains all of the City Contacts you may need for your project.