Building inspections are required at various stages of construction on every project that the city's Building Department has issued a building permit. Any inspection requested by 4:00 p.m. on a normal business day will be made the next working day. A request with missing information can cause a delay in scheduling the inspection.
To request an inspection, contact the Building Department Inspection Hotline at (314) 872-2521.
Inspection requests left on voice mail need to be specific. Be prepared to provide:
Contact name and phone number
Address, lot number, suite number
Type of inspection needed
Day of inspection
Preference of a morning 8AM-12:30 PM or afternoon 12-3:30 PM inspection
Inspections must be called in by 4pm the business day priorto the requested inspection.
Apartment Inspection Line (314) 442-2092
Sign Inspection Line (314) 872-2501
Type of Inspection
Fire Inspections (East of North Mason Rd. and West of North Warson Rd.)