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Welcome to the

Madison County Inspection Department 

Permit Portal


You will be able to utilize this site to inquire on the status of a permit for parcels or projects within the unincorporated areas of Madison County.

Please note: Only registered users will be able to submit permit applications through this site.

FOR RESIDENTS : If you are wanting to do a general permit search on a property or project, you may do so by entering the address below in the "Service Address" box in the Public Information Search area. You will not need to create an account for general inquiries.  

**If you would like to request a permit, please click on "Request a Permit " and follow the prompts. You will need your property's PPIN number when asked for Parcel Number. This number can be found by clicking here to perform a search through the Madison County Tax Assessor's website.**

FOR CONTRACTORS: To submit permit applications online, you must first activate your account. You will need to know your license number and start of business date when setting up your account. If you do not know or need help obtaining this information, please contact our office at 256-746-2950 or via email at .

Contractor Access


Activate Account - Contractors who are already registered with the city may activate their account online.

Forgot Username - If you have already activated your account but have forgotten your username, simply click here to retrieve it.

Forgot Password - If you have already activated your account but have forgotten your password, simply click here to reset it.

Resident Access


Public Information Search