Jefferson County does not have building codes. Please check with the cities for information on city building codes.
Jefferson County Planning and Zoning inspects properties outside city limits for setbacks and occupancy. For more information about inspections, please contact the Planning and Zoning office.
Jefferson County does not have an official business license. However, Jefferson County is zoned. Businesses located outside city limits may be required to obtain a Conditional Use Permit or pursue rezoning to a commercial or industrial zone. For more information about permitting and rezoning, please contact the Planning and Zoning office.