Reviews - Construction Plan


Cherokee County Fire & Emergency Services

Community Risk Reduction Division

Fire Marshal's Office

1130 Bluffs Parkway

Canton, Georgia, 30114

678-493-6290 office


To obtain a building permit, for the following construction:

New Building Construction an Addition, Tenant Finish or a shell building

This is not an all-inclusive list but this should be used as a guide for plan submittal.

The following is required by the Cherokee County Fire Marshal’s Office for plan submittal for commercial projects in Cherokee County:

This is for construction and possible change in use.

Please provide compliance and notes for the following on the plans according to the

Provide the following:

The door schedule to include the following:

There must be a Knox Box on all buildings.

The FDC is not to be placed on the building for an NFPA 13 system.

The FDC is to be placed on the building for an NFPA 13 R system

A site plan indicating the location of the building with dimensions to all property lines.


What are the plans for? This must be indicated on the plans.


For and addition or a remodel provide the following:

Include the following as needed:

Effective January 1, 2020 State Adopted Codes:


     Please verify all currents Georgia State Amendments

Georgia Amendments 

*These amendments to the State Minimum Standard Codes can be found at the Georgia Department of Community Affairs web site. All listed amendments for each corresponding code are applicable.


Please complete and submit Owner information certificate as requested.


Please add the note below to the coversheet of all construction plans    being submitted to the Cherokee County Fire Marshal’s office for review.