Welcome to the Building Services Website
The Building Services Team is responsible for activities related to the construction, remodeling, repair and demolition of buildings and structures including their interiors. By reviewing building permit applications, issuing building and related permits, checking plans, and inspecting buildings and properties the Team can ensure compliance with applicable codes and ordinances. The Team is responsible for enforcing all applicable building, mechanical, accessibility, plumbing, and housing codes and laws adopted by the City and State to ensure a safe and habitable building environment.
Inspection Line: (208)769-2391
Office Number: (208)769-2267
Fax Number: (208)769-2237
CODE UPDATES EFFECTIVE JANUARY 2, 2014
Starting January 2, 2014 the City of Coeur d’Alene will be accepting applications using the following Codes:
- 2012 International Building Code
- 2012 International Existing Building Code
- 2009 Idaho State Plumbing Code
The International Fire Code as adopted by the State Fire Marshall
We will continue using the:
- 2009 International Residential Code
- 2009 International Mechanical Code
- 2009 International Fuel Gas Code
2009 International Energy Conservation Code
With digging and trenching just around the corner:
Call the national 811 Call Before You Dig number two working days before you dig or excavate for the location of underground gas and electric lines. It's the law! Or, if you prefer, you can use www.callbeforeyoudig.org.
EFFECTIVE MARCH 1, 2011
A Stormwater Best Management Practices (BMP) Inspection is Required by the Engineering Department Prior to Site Disturbance. Please call 208-769-2285 for questions.
EFFECTIVE JANUARY 1, 2011
All submittals must adhere to the 2009 International Fire, Building, Residential, Existing Building, Mechanical, Fuel, Gas, and Energy Conservation Codes.
2009 Codes ICC Online Library: http://publicecodes.cyberregs.com/icod/index.htm
*Electronic submittals/revisions are accepted through the website for RESIDENTIAL submittals only.
COMMERCIAL submittals/revisions require one paper set and one cd in pdf format to be submitted at the customer service counter from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM.
*ALL revisions and/or additional information submitted for a commercial or residential permit require a routing/revision form.
OFFICE HOURS : 8 :00 A.M. TO 5 :00 P.M. Monday-Friday
Inspectors are available from 7:00 AM to 4:00 PM
To schedule inspections call the Inspection Line at 769-2391 or you may use your contractor email and log in to schedule inspections online.
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ACCA MANUALS J AND D WORKSHEETS LINK: http://www.acca.org/speedsheet/