Frequently Asked Questions
Does the county surveyor do private surveying jobs?
No, the surveyor does not do private work. You need to call a local private surveyor.
How do I get a building permit?
The surveyor’s office does not deal with building permits; you need to contact the county’s Planning and Zoning Department. You can reach their office at (812) 358-6108.
How do I get on the Jackson County Drainage Board agenda?
In order to get on the Drainage Board agenda, you must call our office at (812) 358-6106.
I have received a letter from FEMA, and I am now in the flood plain. Where do I get an elevation certificate?
You need to call a local private surveyor.