Planning & ZONING

In response to Covid-19, the Oglethorpe Planning & Zoning Department is closed to in-person visits.  Please direct all questions to our email address - or call the office at 706-743-5270.  We will continue to process permits and review plats during this time.  Please scroll down to the "Planning Applications & Checklists" to find PDF  and online versions of forms for submission.


Our mission is to effectively manage community change with regard to land use and overall development in order to achieve a positive environment that is productive and beneficial to all citizens of Oglethorpe County.

Ashley Peterson
County Planner
Amy Stone, AICP
Planning & Development

Contact Information

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 261
Lexington, Georgia 30648

Physical Address:

105 Union Point Road

Lexington, GA 30648


(706) 743-5270

Hours of Operation:

Monday thru Friday: 8 am - 12 pm, 1 pm to 5 pm


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