Inspections

Schedule an inspection for below types of work:

  • Building
  • Electrical
  • Mechanical
  • Plumbing

Schedule online or over the phone at 616-456-4100.

If you are scheduling an appointment for fire operational permits, fire alarm permits, and special events using fire/pyrotechnics, you will need to call the City Fire Department at 616-456-3818.

If you are looking for another inspection type, please call 311 (or 616-456-3000).

Online Form

Step 1.What's needed

Permit number (i.e. BC-ELEC-2024-9234)

Step 2.The scheduling form

Start at: WebPermits

  • Enter your permit number into the search bar on the WebPermits page
  • You will be shown the address and any previously scheduled inspections
  • Click Schedule Inspections link
  • Type Options vary based on permit type
  • Click your schedule option, date, and time
  • * = required

  • Enter inspections details
    • Scope of work we will be inspecting
    • How to access the site (open, hidden key [where?], lockbox [code?], etc.)
    • Location of site (i.e. floor number? back? front?)
    • Site contact name and phone number

Click orange Schedule Inspection button and there will be a new page with a green box informing you that you're confirmed.

Paper Form

We don't accept paper applications for this service

You can give us a call at 616-456-4100 or stop into our office at the location in the Contact Us section. We're happy to help you schedule an inspection.

Phone

Call us for instructions

To schedule a building or trade inspection, please call 616-456-4100.

Alternatively, feel free to give our automated scheduling system a call at 616-828-0115 and follow the prompts. You will need your permit number as well as an inspection code. See below for a list of all 3-digit inspection codes.

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In Person

Give us a call or stop into our office

You can give us a call at 616-456-4100 or stop into our office at the location in the Contact Us section. We're happy to help you schedule an inspection.