Licenses & Permits

The Franklin County Development Authority offers business assistance to new and existing industries. For more information about doing business in Franklin County, Alabama, contact us at (256) 332-8726.

Environmental Permitting

Alabama Environmental Permitting in Franklin County AL
Alabama Department of Environmental Management (ADEM)

ADEM handles all major national environmental regulations including Clean Air, Clean Water and Safe Drinking Water.
Click here to visit ADEM website.

Permits & Services Division
Russell Kelly, Chief
PO Box 301463
Montgomery, AL 36130
Phone: 334-271-7714
Fax: 334-271-7950

Building Permits / Business License

Franklin County AL Building Permits and City Planning Departments

  • Russellville Building and City Planning Department
    Bill Fuller, Building Inspector
    City Hall
    PO Box 1000
    400 North Jackson Avenue
    Russellville, AL 35653
    Phone: 256-332-6060
    Click here to visit the website.
  • Red Bay Zoning Department
    Tracy Bolding, Revenue Officer
    City of Red Bay
    P.O. Box 2002
    203 4th Avenue SW
    Red Bay, AL 35582
    Phone: 256-356-4473
  • Phil Campbell City Hall
    Ann Bragwell, City Clerk
    Phone: (205) 993-5313
    Online business license renewal
  • Vina City Hall
    Sue Raper, City Clerk
    Phone: (256)356-4996
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  • Hodges City Hall
    Frankie Petree, City Clerk
    Phone: (205) 935-3445

Franklin County Business License Contact

Unincorporated areas in Franklin County have no zoning. For business license information outside city limits contact the Franklin County Probate Judge’s Office (256) 332-8800