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Building regulations for Louisville and Jefferson Co. may be found within the Metro Code of Ordinances. 

Further information about zoning requirements may be found within the Land Development Code.

Submission examples

Attention Owners and Builders/Contractors - Blue placards are needed for all building alteration permits and addition permits; except for New Residential or if it is over 1800 square feet. You can purchase these for $2 in our office.

You may also print your own, provided, it will need to be printed in color on 11”x17” paper and it needs to be able to hold up in rain, sleet & snow—like vinyl or hard plastic. For a printable version, click here. 

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