Inspection Services

Development Services Building

171 N Ross St

  1. Email: webcodes@auburnalabama.org
  2. Phone: (334) 501-3170
  3. Hours:  M-F: 7:30AM-4:30AM

John Hoar

Inspection Services Director / Building Official

  1. Phone: (334) 501-3176
  2. Email: jhoar@auburnalabama.org

Department Information

The Inspection Services Department, under the direction of the Building Official, is responsible for the enforcement of all adopted building, fire, and related codes. Inspection Services inspects all new and remodeled buildings constructed in the city limits of Auburn as well as related components such as plumbing, electrical, and heating and air. They conduct follow-up fire inspections on existing businesses and are responsible for the enforcement of many of the adopted ordinances in the Code of Auburn such as weed abatement and property maintenance violations.

Mission

The Inspection Services Department is committed to maintaining strong codes enforcement and fire prevention for safe, durable structures for homes and businesses.

Construction Reports Board of Adjustments & Appeals

4,507

Permits Filed
Last Year

17,291

Inspections Performed
Last Year