Sign Permits

All signs in the City of Alpharetta are required to meet the established City Sign Ordinance and any signage over 4 square feet requires a permit. 


Sign applications may be submitted in person at 2 Park Plaza, Alpharetta, Georgia 30009, by mail or by email at

Banner permits are issued while you wait if all requirements have been met.


  • Can I place signs along the road?

  • Can I put up Yard Sale/Garage Sale signs?

  • Do I need a permit for a real estate sign in my yard?

  • Do I need a permit for my banner?

  • Does my new sign need any approvals prior to filing for a sign permit?

  • How can I use signs along the road to advertise my business?

  • How do I know where the right-of-way is?

  • How large can my sign be?

  • I don’t find the answer to my question listed here. What do I do now?

  • What do I need to submit to get a sign permit?