Code Enforcement

The City of Sugar Hill Code Enforcement Officers enforce a broad range of public health and safety regulations including housing, zoning, health, parking, environmental, public nuisance, and other safety codes within the City of Sugar Hill.

If you would like to submit a service request please visit our C.A.R.E.S. System:

C.A.R.E.S. Service Request

If you need any assistance with Code Enforcement related issues, please reach one of our staff members at the emails below or give us a call at (770) 945-6734 from M-F 8 AM to 5 PM.

You may also call City Hall customer service at 770-945-6716 M-F 8 AM to 5 PM to help direct your requests to the proper department.

Did You Know?

The City will pick-up and chip tree limbs (All limbs must be cut no longer than 6ft in length and no limbs over 4" in diameter) and heavy brush trimmings.

High grass/weeds - You must keep your yard mowed. When the grass height exceeds 12" you may receive a citation. Vegetation over 12 inches in height. (Property Maintenance Ordinance Section 14-313)

Parking on the grass/yard/lawn - Vehicles, including boats, may not be parked on grass in your yard. Gravel or paved parking only. (Property Maintenance Ordinance Section 14-311)

Junk vehicles - Vehicles that are inoperable, wrecked, dismantled, abandoned or without a current license plate and decal attached are not allowed. (Zoning Ordinance - Article VI - Section 613 & Property Maintenance Ordinance Section 14-311)

Outdoor Storage - The open storage of junk, trash, debris, scrap metal, tires, boxes, unusable furniture, appliances, etc. are not allowed. - (Zoning Ordinance - Article VI - Section 605 & Property Maintenance Ordinance Section 14-314)

Accessory Uses - Boats, camper trailers, utility trailers, motor homes and other recreational vehicles. The storage of no more than two Accessory Uses in the side or rear yards only. (Zoning Ordinance - Article IV)

Sign Regulations - A permit is required for most signs placed on property within the city limits. There are several types of signs that are exempt from the permit requirements but are subject to specific size, height and location restrictions. (Zoning Ordinance - Article13 Signs)

Contact Information

Phone: (770) 945-6734 | Fax: (770) 945-2145
Office Hours: Mon - Fri, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Mailing Address:
Planning and Development
5039 West Broad Street
Sugar Hill, GA 30518

Caleb Harris     
Code Enforcement Officer   
Ext. #1109

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