Franklin County
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Welcome to the Franklin County Online Permit Center

Once you have created an account, you will have the ability to:

  • Apply for a Permit
  • Check the status of your permit application
  • Pay permit fees online
  • View scheduled inspections
  • Review inspection activity and results


Franklin County has adopted the 2013 Residential Code of Ohio, which only regulates 1, 2, and 3 family dwellings/residential homes. Zoning compliance requirements and commercial building permits vary by jurisdiction.  

More about building & permitting.


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