The Building Inspection Division ensures compliance with the City’s ordinances regarding building, mechanical, electrical, plumbing, gas, medical gas, and vacuum systems for residential and commercial occupancies; performs building plan review and assists in site plan review of all commercial and residential construction projects; and oversees plan review and inspections for fire alarm and fire sprinklers plans. The department personnel also serves as a resource to the building community, both professional and homeowner, for information and code requirements prior to permit issue.
Inspection requests can be made through the automated request line at 903-239-5598.
Currently, the City of Longview is under the following building codes:
2015 International Energy Code (IECC)
2012 International Building Code (IBC)
2012 International Residential Code (IRC)
2012 International Fire Code (IFC)
2012 International Plumbing Code (IPC)
2012 International Property Maintenance Code (IPMC)