The Building Division enforces the City building code, issues building permits, conducts building inspections, demolishes vacant buildings, and enforces zoning ordinances.
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Phone: (314) 622-4671
1200 Market Street
City Hall, Room 426
Monday - Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Permits Section 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM Hot Spot Desk 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Building Division Sections
Building Permits Section
The Permit Section issues Building, Occupancy, Demolition, Electrical, Mechanical and Plumbing permits and staffs the Hot Spot Desk to expedite the permit process.
The Building Division's "Court Section" though its name implies is not court but rather provides property owners an appeals process before or instead of appearing in the City of St. Louis' circuit court.
Lead Inspection and Hazard Control Division
Information about lead hazards in your home and scheduling a lead inspection.
Overview of the duties of the Plan Exam Section and guidelines for residential construction.
Property Data by Address
Use only street address with no suffix, like this: 1520 Market
Do not use street suffix, city, state, or zip code.
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More Contact Info
Fax: (314) 622-3235
Monday - Friday
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Hot Spot Desk
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
1200 Market Street , City Hall, Room 426
St. Louis, Missouri 63103-2826
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