Engineering Division

The Engineering Division utilizes county staff for preliminary layouts, concepts, design, final design, right of way acquisition and preparing plans to bid for the sales tax programs (SPLOST) and other road improvement programs. This division also receives assistance from private sector consultants as needed to expedite the design, land acquisition and construction of road and bridge improvement projects.  For a list of projects currently under design, click here.

Other duties performed by Paulding County Engineering Division are as follows: 

Driveway Permits

NEW: Beginning Monday, February 14, 2022, driveway permits can now be applied for and viewed online via a new online portal system at  For those that wish to apply in person, there is still that option by visiting the Addressing Department on the 3rd floor of the Administration Building at 240 Constitution Blvd. Dallas or by calling 770-505-1365.  Once applied for, PCDOT will issue a mailbox permit, driveway permit, and right-of-way encroachment permit for the construction of the driveway.  The Addressing Department will email applicants an Assigned Address report to the email address provided during the application process.  The issuing of these documents takes approximately 7-10 business days.  If at any time you would like to check the status of an application, the information can be viewed using the online portal or by contacting the Addressing Department.   

New Developments

Paulding County Department of Transportation Engineering Division is responsible for reviewing and approving transportation related items for new developments within Paulding County.

Property that is being developed and requires a land disturbance permit will submit plans to the Paulding County Development Division. The Development Department will distribute a plan set to PDOT for review and approval.

Additional Information

For more information, please call 770-445-4759.

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