The Building Division is responsible for building permit and code administration by providing plan review, inspection services, building code information, code enforcement and public outreach.  The Building Division provides life safety assurance and solution-oriented services to the city through the application of professional skills and adopted standards by regulating the construction, repair or alteration, demolition, and occupancy of all buildings and structures within the city. Our primary mission is to provide life safety and a better quality of living to the residents of the City of Monroe. 

Inspection Requests - Effective June 8, 2020

The City is currently conducting building inspections. Please note the following:

• All job site shall comply with COVID-19 Job Site Requirements

• Building inspection hours are Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday (Approximate times: 9am to 12pm & 1pm to 3pm). City staff will attempt to conduct inspects within 24 hours of the request; however, response times may be longer due to limited staffing. 

• No inspections will be done on Fridays.

• Plans may be submitted online—visit

To schedule your Building, Fire and Public Works permit inspection online, please select from the options below.  Please note that the cut off time for inspection requests is 4 p.m.

Button - Building
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Code Updates

As of July 1, 2015, the State Building Code Council has adopted the 2015 Code Editions.

2015 Adopted Codes

Residential Basic Plan Program