Permits Section -- We are encouraging all customers who would like to obtain Demolition, Electrical, Plumbing, Mechanical, Tent and/or Housing Conservation/HCD (residential occupancy) Permits to utilize the Building Division Permit Section on-line system at www.stlcitypermits.com
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BUILDING CODE UPDATE
Effective January 23, 2020, Ordinance 71063, requires new residential, multifamily and commercial construction be 'solar-ready'. To be in compliance with this ordinance, one- and two- family dwellings, townhouses, multifamily, and commercial construction plans shall illustrate the feasibility of a future solar energy system installation, should a building owner decides to do so. Please click here for more information.
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Business Assistance Center
BAC facilitates the licensing and permitting of businesses in the City of St. Louis and acts as the ombudsman for the City business community.
Cultural Resources Preliminary Review
Request a Cultural Resources Preliminary Review
How to Apply For A Housing Conservation Inspection (Occupancy Permit)
Information on how to apply for a Housing Conservation inspection for Residential Occupancy.
Building Permit Application Process
An overview of building permits issued by the City of St. Louis.
Building Permits Search by Address
Enter a City address to find past permits issued for that property.
Requirements for demolition permits obtained by Owners.
Information about electrical permits and a link to our new permitting website.
Information about mechanical permits and a link to our new permitting website.
Information on applying for commercial and residential occupancy permits.
Information about plumbing permits and a link to our new permitting website.
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