Important Notice on City Services

Because of the coronavirus pandemic and the need to exercise an abundance of caution during an uncertain time, the City of Doraville has made a number of adjustments. City Hall is closed to the public. Most City staff is working from home through the end of the month, reachable by phone or email. 

Here is important information concerning courts, permitting, business licenses, and parks and recreation. Updates will be posted as needed.

Courts: Municipal Court is closed to the public until further notice. All court calendars until May 13 have been postponed to later dates. 

Depending on the type of citation you have received, you may be able to pay your fine online at (Go to the Government tab, then to Municipal Court, and you will see the link to pay online.) If you are not able to pay your fine online, if you have any questions or concerns, or if you need to speak to a court representative, call (770) 455-1001 and we will assist you in any way that we are able. 

Permits: To submit any building, sign, tree or trade permit, please print the application from our website. Once completed, submit the form via email to Include the property address in the subject line, as well as any pictures, site plans or notarized documents that may be needed. 

If you have questions or are unsure of what is needed, refer to the appropriate checklist (permit, residential construction, commercial construction or commercial renovation/addition) or email permit tech Armani Skrine at Turnaround time for permits is 10 business days. Once your permit is approved, you will be emailed an invoice with a link to make payment. 

Parks and Recreation: The department is closed until further notice. For questions, please call (770) 936-3850 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Business Licenses: For information about new and renewal occupational tax certificates (business licenses), click here.

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