Building, Plumbing and Mechanical Inspections

Responsibility & Purpose

The Maplewood Building Inspection Division reviews plans, issues permits, and conducts inspections under the requirements and guidelines of the State Building Code.

The purpose of the division is to ensure that public safety and health standards related to building construction are maintained for the general welfare of the community. This provides for a safer community for all citizens through proper construction methods and also provides for enhanced neighborhood livability and property values.

Current Codes

The current codes include:
  • 2012 IBC
  • 2012 IRC
  • 2012 IMC
  • 2012 IFGC
  • 2015 State Building Code
  • 2015 State Plumbing Code
  • 2015 State Energy Code
  • 2014 NEC
  • 2012 IFC
Please note that many of these codes are now available online.