Inspection Services

2021 Building Codes and 2020 National electrical Code adopted and will go into effect January 1, 2022

Development Services Building

171 N Ross St

  1. Email: [email protected]
  2. Phone: (334) 501-3170
  3. Hours:  M-F: 7:30AM-4:30PM

John Hoar

Inspection Services Director / Building Official

  1. Phone: (334) 501-3176
  2. Email: [email protected]

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. Our inspectors inspect 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.


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

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