All General and Residential Contractors who engage in the business of construction within the City of Valdosta, Hahira, Lake Park, Dasher and unincorporated areas of Lowndes County must have a valid and current state license issued by the Georgia Secretary of State's office. Also, a local business license will be required within the jurisdiction of which work will be performed before applying for a building permit. To see if a contractor is licensed, on the state of Georgia website. Existing license contractors can .
All contractors and sub-contractors are required to register as a contractor with the
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Valdosta, Georgia 31603
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All Electrical, Plumbing, Mechanical, and Auto Sprinkler subcontractors must hold a current State of Georgia professional license for their field.
Specialty Trade Contractors
Are limited to non-structural work such as roofing, siding and cornice work, pools, signs, replacement of doors and windows, trim, concrete work, drywall, cabinets, etc. Permits are required for almost all of this type work.