Zoning Applications

The City of South Fulton reviews 4 types of zoning requests:


Applicant requests to rezone parcel(s) from one zoning district to another; heard by both Planning Commission and Mayor and City Council.

Use Permits

Applicant requests to operate a use that is neither permitted by right nor restricted, but is allowed through public process (Article 19.4 (PDF); heard by both Planning Commission and Mayor and City Council.


Parcel has special conditions previously placed on it, and applicant wishes to modify, delete, or add to the existing list of conditions; heard by Mayor and City Council only.


Applicant wishes to increase, reduce, or eliminate building height maximum, buffers, parking requirements and/or setbacks. Variances are heard by Zoning Board of Appeals only.

Zoning Confirmation Letter

Applicant requests a statement from the Planning & Zoning division that identifies and describes the zone in which a property is located and may include information about the permitted uses in the zone.

Submitting an Application

Prior to submitting your application, contact Keedra Jackson at [email protected] or Dana Gray at [email protected] to schedule a Pre-Application Meeting. Select the links to access the application forms. The last page of each application provides the due dates and meeting schedule. 

*Please note: a jump drive/thumb drive which contains the full application is required at the time of submittal of all applications.