Permits & Approvals
All shoreline related work requires a temporary construction permit from the Alabama Power Shoreline Management Office. This includes the construction and maintenance of non-habitable structures, as well as other ground-disturbing activity, on or near the shoreline of the lake, such as and similar
You must contact the local Alabama Power Company Shoreline Management Office prior to beginning any construction on or within Project Lands and/or waters. A written permit must be obtained from Alabama Power Company before any construction begins. Verbal approval is not sufficient.
For more information on Alabama Power permitting click here or call 256.825.0053.
PERMIT ISSUANCE: Upon approval by Alabama Power Company and payment of the requisite permit
fee, you will be issued a completed Permit and a temporary construction tag will be placed on your lot.
You will have one year to complete construction. Once construction is complete, a representative of
Alabama Power Company will take photographs of the structure, remove the temporary construction
tag from your lot, and affix a permit tag to your structure that must remain on the structure for the life
of the permit.
Alabama Power, in which approval will be needed as well.