The Division is the primary field enforcement agency for all permitted construction activity on private property. The staff works to ensure that buildings, structures, and building service equipment are constructed or installed according to the minimum standards set forth in the building codes.
You can reach Inspection Division customer service staff on the 5th floor of City Hall. Call 816-513-1500 to schedule an inspection or if you have any questions. You can also leave a scheduling request after hours, on the 24-hour Inspection Hotline. The Division has several Online Options to serve our customers. Please see our Online Options below.
Commitment to Customer Service
The Division is committed to responding to most inspection requests within 24 hours. To further assist the construction community, the Division responds to certain inspection requests within two hours for the following:
-Commercial and residential footing inspections
-Residential foundation walls
-Garage slabs and basement slabs
-Masonry fireplace throat inspections
Inspection request by fax – Applicants may request an inspection via fax with the following fax form sent to 816-513-1536.
Email – Customers with a default mail client click here, or download this fillable form and email it to email@example.com.
Find complete inspection history and other permit information on KIVANET.
View the Inspection History Report for a list of the correction items from all inspections performed on a permit.
Inspection information for one and two family dwellings IB104
Optional building certification program IB 102