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please call 1.888.422.7233.

City of Bexley

2242 East Main St.
Bexley, OH 43209
www.bexley.org

Building Department: p: (614) 559-4240   
City Hall: p: (614) 559-4200   |    f: (614) 559-4201
 
CONTACTS:


NEW POLICIES:

  • All permit applications are now online at www.bexley.org.
  • An architectural review is now required for all exterior changes to residential principal structures.  


HOLIDAY SCHEDULE - The City of Bexley offices will be closed the following holidays in 2017:

  • Martin Luther King Day
  • President's Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Columbus Day
  • Thanksgiving - Nov. 23 & 24
  • Christmas Day
  • New Year's Day

Bloom Township

8490 Lithopolis Rd.
Carroll, OH 43112
p: (614) 837-4387   |    f: (614) 837-7576
www.bloomtwp.org

 

CONTACTS:

  • Anne D. Cyphert, Zoning Administrator
  • Dawn Wyne, Administrative Assistant

REGULAR BUSINESS HOURS:
  • Monday - Thursday, 9:30 a.m. - 12 Noon (or by appointment)
  • Closed Fridays

POLICIES:
  • For detailed information regarding policies, please visit www.bloomtwp.org.
  • All zoning permits should be applied for and obtained from the office at 8490 Lithopolis Rd., Carroll, OH 43112.


HOLIDAY SCHEDULE -
Bloom Township offices will be closed the following holidays in 2017:

  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Veterans Day
  • Thanksgiving
  • Christmas Eve & Christmas Day
  • New Year's Eve
  • New Year's Day

Village of Brice

5990 Columbus St.
P.O. Box 65
Brice, OH 43109
p: (614) 864-8591   |    f: (614) 864-0733
www.briceohio.com

CONTACTS:
  • Christy Smith, Mayor
  • Don McLain, Zoning Board Liaison
    p:  (614) 600-7889


All Permit, Inspections and Zoning concerns may be directed to Don McLain at 614/600-7889.

Village of Brice Building and Zoning meetings take place on the second Thursday of each month, one hour prior to the Village Council Meetings.

HOLIDAY SCHEDULE - The Village of Brice offices will be closed the following holidays in 2017:

  • New Year's Eve
  • Martin Luther King Day
  • President's Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Columbus Day
  • Veteran's Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Day after Thanksgiving
  • Christmas - Dec. 22 & 25

City of Canal Winchester

36 South High St.
Canal Winchester, OH 43110
p: (614) 837-7501   |    f: (614) 837-0145
www.canalwinchesterohio.gov

CONTACTS:

For building related questions:  Contact Trisha Buchanan
For zoning related questions:  Contact Andrew Moore
Building Inspection Call-In Number:  (614) 834-5104

The following information is required to schedule an inspection:
  • Name and phone number of person calling in the inspection
  • Type of inspection required
  • Lot number and address of the subject property
  • Permit number


REGULAR BUSINESS HOURS:
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.


POLICIES:

  • Contractor Registration: Canal Winchester does not require local registration.
  • Building permit applications are available from the village's website.
  • Two (2) sets of plans are required for residential submittals. 
  • Four (4) sets of plans, signed and sealed by the architect or engineer preparing the plans, are required for commercial or industrial submittals.
  • For plumbing inspections, contact the Franklin County Board of Health at (614) 525-3160.

 

HOLIDAY SCHEDULE - City offices will be closed the following dates in 2017:

  • New Year's Day
  • Martin Luther King Day
  • President's Day
  • Good Friday
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Veteran's Day
  • Thanksgiving - Nov. 23 & 24
  • Christmas Day

City of Columbus

The City of Columbus, Office of Construction Prequalification will be hosting An Overview of the Construction Prequalification Process information session on Wednesday, March 1. REGISTER HERE

 


Department of Building & Zoning Services
757 Carolyn Ave.
Columbus, OH 43224
p: (614) 645-7433  |    f: (614) 645-0333
www.bzs.columbus.gov

GENERAL CONTACT INFORMATION:

  • Records Research Center: (614) 645-6082
  • Zoning Clearance: (614) 645-8637
  • Building Plan Review & Building Codes: (614) 645-7562
  • Permits: (614) 645-6090
  • Inspections: (614) 645-5698
  • Engineering Plan Review: (614) 645-0032

CUSTOMER SERVICE CENTER:
Hours:   Monday - Friday (9 a.m. - 4 p.m.)
p:  (614) 645-6090
www.bzs.columbus.gov  

OTHER CONTACTS:
HOLIDAY SCHEDULE - City of Columbus Department of Building & Zoning Services offices will be closed the following holidays in 2017:
  • New Year's Day - Jan. 2
  • Martin Luther King Day - Jan. 16
  • President's Day - Feb. 20
  • Memorial Day - May 29
  • Independence Day - July 4
  • Labor Day - Sept. 4
  • Columbus Day - Oct. 9
  • Thanksgiving Day - Nov. 23
  • Christmas - Dec. 25

City of Dublin

5800 Shier-Rings Rd.
Dublin, OH 43016
p:  (614) 410-4670   |    f:  (614) 761-6566
www.dublinohiousa.gov

CONTACTS:
  • Jeff Tyler, Director of Building Standards/Chief Building Official
  • Jan Rozanski, Sr., Building Inspector
  • Ed Loper, Building Inspector
  • Tim Stitt, Building Inspector
  • Bryan Lenko, Building Inspector
  • Ted Zombek, Electrical Inspector
  • Bob Price, Back-Up Electrical Inspector
  • Ray Harpham, Commercial Plans Examiner
  • Brad Conway, Residential Plans Examiner
  • Velma Coen, Plans Examiner
  • Dave Marshall, Review Services Analyst
  • Debra Fite, Staff Assistant
  • Robyn Harp, Office Assistant
  • Ryan Reese, Office Assistant
  • Lacie Shipman, Office Assistant

POLICIES:
As of Jan. 1, 2016 the City of Dublin is enforcing:
  • 2013 Residential Code of Ohio
  • 2011 Ohio Building Code (for non-residential construction) with 2013 amendments
  • 2014 NEC

PHONE NUMBERS:
  • Building Standards Division: (614) 410-4670
  • Engineering & Zoning: (614) 410-4600
  • Fax: (614) 761-6566
  • Inspection Line: (614) 410-4680

HOLIDAY SCHEDULE - The City of Dublin will be closed the following holidays in 2017:
  • Martin Luther King Day
  • President's Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Veteran's Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day
  • New Year's Day

City of Gahanna

200 South Hamilton Rd.
Gahanna, OH  43230
p: (614) 342-4010   |    f: (614) 342-4100
www.gahanna.gov

CONTACTS:

POLICIES:
  • Effective Jan. 1, 2013 - City of Gahanna has implemented new building, zoning and business incentive fee schedules. Please refer to the Department of Development information on the City of Gahanna website
  • Effective March 15, 2012 - the requirements for handicapped accessibility have changed. Any construction documents initially submitted on or after that date shall comply with OBC Chapter 11 and the 2009 Edition of ICC/ANSI A117.1 as well as OBC Chapter 35 for existing buildings.

HOLIDAY SCHEDULE - The City of Gahanna offices will be closed the following holidays in 2017:
  • Martin Luther King Day
  • President's Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Columbus Day
  • Veteran's Day
  • Thanksgiving - Nov. 23 & 24
  • Christmas Holiday - Dec. 22 & 25

City of Grandview Heights

1525 Goodale Blvd.
Columbus, OH 43212
p: (614) 481-6220   |    f: (614) 481-6222
www.grandviewheights.org

CONTACTS:
REGULAR BUSINESS HOURS:
  • 7:30 a.m. - Noon / 12:30 - 4 p.m.
  • Building Inspections and HVAC inspections daily.
  • Electrical inspections on Tuesday p.m. and Thursday p.m.
  • Plumbing inspections by Franklin County Public Health:  (614) 525-3876

HOLIDAY SCHEDULE - The City of Grandview Heights offices will be closed the following holidays in 2017:
  • New Year's Day
  • Martin Luther King Day
  • President's Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Columbus Day
  • Veterans Day*
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Day after Thanksgiving**
  • Christmas Day
*  Service department employees only.
**  All except service department employees.

Grove City

4035 Broadway
Grove City, OH 43123
p: (614) 277-3075   |    f: (614) 277-3090
www.grovecityohio.gov

CONTACTS:
  • Michael P. Boso, Chief Building & Zoning Officer
    e: mboso@grovecityohio.gov
  • Laura Scott, Planning and Zoning Coordinator
  • Mike Chinn, Building Inspector
  • Mike Shaner, Electrical Inspector
  • Jed Plank, Property Maintenance Inspector
  • Bill Felger, Plumbing Inspector
  • Amy Morrow, Clerk

POLICIES:
  • Building permit applications are now available online at www.grovecityohio.gov, select Building. For applications not shown online, call (614) 277-3075.
  • 24-Hour Inspection Line:  (614) 277-1815
    Requests for inspections must be received by 12 noon in order to be scheduled for the next business day. Allow two (2) business days for scheduling commercial final inspections. 
  • Contractors can now schedule their own inspections at www.grovecityohio.gov on the Customer Online Data Express System (CODES). This feature is available to contractors who are registered with the City of Grove City. Schedule online until 8 p.m. for next business day inspection. For further information call (614) 277-3075.

HOLIDAY SCHEDULE - Grove City offices will be closed the following dates in 2017:
  • New Year's Day
  • Martin Luther King Day
  • President's Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Columbus Day
  • Veteran's Day
  • Thanksgiving Holiday - Nov. 23 & 24
  • Christmas Holiday - Dec. 25 & 26

City of Groveport

655 Blacklick St.
Groveport, OH 43125
p: (614) 830-2045   |    f: (614) 567-2498
www.groveport.org

CONTACTS:

NEWS:
City of Groveport has contracts with Madison Township to provide Building Department Services for commercial projects. A certificate of zoning compliance is required for the Madison Township prior to submitting building plans to the City of Groveport for approval.

HOLIDAY SCHEDULE - City of Groveport offices will be closed the following holidays in 2017:
  • New Year's Day - Jan. 2
  • Martin Luther King Day - Jan. 16
  • Memorial Day - May 29
  • Independence Day - July 4
  • Labor Day - Sept. 4
  • Veteran's Day - Nov. 10
  • Thanksgiving - Nov. 23 & 24
  • Christmas - Dec. 22 & 25

City of Hilliard

3800 Municipal Way
Hilliard, OH 43026-1696
p: (614) 876-7361   |    f: (614) 529-6017
www.hilliardohio.gov

CONTACTS:

REGULAR BUSINESS HOURS:
Counter Hours: Monday - Friday (8 a.m. - 5 p.m.)

POLICIES:
  • Three (3) sets of plans are now required for residential submittals.
  • Four (4) sets of plans are now required for commercial submittals.
  • Roofing contractors are now able to email photos of their jobs instead of having an onsite inspection. The city will send you a copy of the notification the homeowners receive when they send you back your approved 2016 Registration.
  • For HVAC contractors regarding replacement/repair permits: Homeowners can now call the Hilliard Inspection Line (614) 334-2466) to schedule an 8:30 a.m. appointment on Mondays.

HOLIDAY SCHEDULE - City of Hilliard offices will be closed the following dates in 2017:
  • New Year's Day - Jan. 2
  • President's Day - Feb. 20
  • Good Friday - April 14
  • Memorial Day - May 29
  • Independence Day - July 4
  • Labor Day - Sept. 4
  • Columbus Day - Oct. 9
  • Veteran's Day - Nov. 10
  • Thanksgiving Holiday - Nov. 23 & 24
  • Christmas Holiday - Dec. 22 & 25
Note: Safety Department will not observe the extra day at Thanksgiving and Christmas.

Village of Lithopolis

11820 Lithopolis Rd.
P.O. Box 278
Lithopolis, OH  43136
p: (614) 837-2031   |    f: (614) 837-2722
www.lithopolis.org

CONTACTS:

POLICIES:
The following information is required to schedule an inspection:
  • Name and phone number of person calling in the inspection
  • Type of inspection required
  • Lot number and address of the subject property
  • Permit number

HOLIDAY SCHEDULE - The Village of Lithopolis will be closed the following holidays in 2017:
  • New Year's Day
  • Martin Luther King Day
  • President's Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Veteran's Day
  • Thanksgiving - Nov. 23 & 24
  • Christmas - Dec. 22 & 25

City of New Albany

99 W. Main St.
P.O. Box 188
New Albany, OH 43054
p: (614) 939-2254   |    f: (614) 939-2234
www.newalbanyohio.org

CONTACTS:
  • Inspection Phone Line: (614) 939-2222
  • Jennifer Chrysler, Community Development Director
  • Mike Barker, Development Services Manager
  • Beth Richardson, Clerk of Development Department
  • Timothy Schaffner, Chief Building Official
  • Jeff Rawson,  Building Inspector
  • Alan Duffy, Building Inspector
  • Joe Nimon,  Electric Inspector
  • Angela Hobart,  Zoning Officer
  • Adrienne Joly, Deputy Director
  • Stephen Mayer, Planner
  • Pam Hickok, Clerk of Community Development
    e: development2@newalbanyohio.org

POLICIES:
  • The Community Development Department is dedicated to safeguarding the quality of life, health, safety and welfare of New Albany's residents and the public through the enforcement of codes, ordinances, regulations, and to conduct business in a courteous and professional manner. We strive to support further growth, the orderly development and the future vitality of the city and surrounding communities.
  • Permit applications and inquiries are made at the city office at 99 West Main St. or by calling (614) 939-2254.
  • All inspections must be requested by 4 p.m. to receive the inspection the next business day. Sewer tap inspections and all inspections that require both City Inspectors and Fire Department must be requested 48 hours in advance.
  • The inspection line (614) 939-2222 and the inspection fax line (614) 939-2234 can be accessed 24 hours a day.

HOLIDAY SCHEDULE - City of New Albany will be closed the following holidays in 2017:
  • New Year's
  • Martin Luther King Day
  • President's Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Veteran's Day
  • Thanksgiving Holiday - Nov. 23 & 24
  • Half-day Christmas Eve - Dec. 22
  • Christmas Day - Dec. 25

Note: If a holiday occurs on a Saturday, the holiday will be observed on Friday. If the holiday occurs on a Sunday, the holiday will be observed on a Monday. 

Village of Obetz

4175 Alum Creek Dr.
Obetz, OH 43207
p: (614) 491-1080   |    f: (614) 491-7507
www.obetz.oh.us

CONTACTS:
  • Leonard Lewis, Chief Building Official
    e: llewis@obetz.oh.us
  • E. Rod Davisson, Esq., Village Administrator/Economic Development Director
    e: rdavisson@obetz.oh.us   |    p: (614) 491-1080
  • Stacey Boumis, AICP, Community Services Director (Zoning, Planning & Building Activities)
    e: sboumis@obetz.oh.us   |    p: (614) 409-4405

Click on the following links for more information:


HOLIDAY SCHEDULE - Please check the Community Calendar section of the Obetz website for dates the building department offices will be closed.

State of Ohio Department of Commerce

Division of Industrial Compliance 
Bureau of Building Code Compliance (BCC)
6606 Tussing Rd.
P.O. Box 4009
Reynoldsburg, OH  43068
p: (614) 644-2622   |   Toll Free: (800) 523-3581   |   f: (614) 644-3145
 

CONTACTS:
 

FOR INSPECTION REQUESTS: 
Hours of Operation:  8:15 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
p: (800) 822-3208
 

CUSTOMER SERVICES:
  • Service Hours - Monday through Friday (8 a.m. - 5 p.m.)
  • Building plan review
  • Plumbing plan review
  • Medical gas plan review
  • Online electronic plan (in PDF) submission and review
  • Walk-in plan review in person by appointment (8 a.m. - 2 p.m.)
  • Walk-in plan review by electronic plan submission and by appointment
  • Phased construction plan review by appointment with plan examiners
  • Phased construction plan review by mailing in the request
  • Preliminary plan review with plan examiners by appointment in our office
  • On-site preliminary plan review with plan examiners by appointment
  • Request for certificate of use and occupancy for existing buildings
  • Application for inspection not requiring sealed plans
  • Pre-construction conference with inspectors
  • Next day inspection (call before 2:30 p.m.) 
  • For all appointment scheduling, call Woody Nelson: (614) 752-1380
  • For all walk-in appointments, contact the main number: (614) 644-2622
  • For details of the above customer services and bureau policies, visit the website at www.com.ohio.gov.

HOLIDAY SCHEDULE
- The bureau will be closed the following holidays in 2017:
  • New Year's Day
  • Martin Luther King Day
  • President's Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Columbus Day
  • Veteran's Day
  • Thanksgiving
  • Christmas Day

Orange Township

1680 E. Orange Rd.
Lewis Center, OH  43035
p: (740) 548-5430   |    f: (740) 548-7537
 
CONTACTS:
  • Building & Zoning Division
    p: (740) 548-5430 
  • Michele Boni, Planning and Zoning Officer 
    e: mboni@orangetwp.org   |    p: (740) 548-5430 ext. 3125
  • Gail Messmer, Township Administrator
    e: gmessmer@orangetwp.org   |    p: (740) 548-5430 ext. 3108

ZONING APPLICATION FORMS
Those who are considering filing for rezoning, variances and conditional uses, please contact the Zoning Office during regular business hours, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. at (740) 548-5430.

Current Zoning Code
  • The current zoning code was adopted May 1, 2013.
  • Comprehensive Land-Use Plan, 2010
  • Certain activities, primarily public utilities and agricultural uses, are exempt by law from zoning requirements. Others, such as schools and state or county government uses must conform to zoning requirements to the extent possible. For zoning requirement details, visit the Orange Township website

HOLIDAY SCHEDULE
- Orange Township offices will be closed the following holidays in 2017:
  • Martin Luther King Day
  • President's Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Veteran's Day
  • Thanksgiving - Nov. 23 & 24
  • Christmas Eve - Offices Close at Noon
  • Christmas Day

City of Pataskala

621 West Broad St.
Pataskala, OH  43062
p: (740) 927-4910   |    f: (740) 927-0228
 
CONTACTS:

REGULAR BUSINESS HOURS:
Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. (appointment recommended)

POLICIES:
  • For building permits and plans examination for Pataskala, contact the Licking County Building Department at (740) 349-6671.
  • The  Pataskala Corporate Park is located at State Route 16 and Mink St. This large parcel of contiguous acreage is prime for development, located in an area offering tax incentives, is part of a community of residential and support services and is accessible by the north, south and west. 

HOLIDAY SCHEDULE
- City of Pataskala offices will be closed the following dates in 2017:
  • New Year's - Jan. 2
  • Martin Luther King Day
  • President's Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Veteran's Day
  • Thanksgiving Day - Nov. 23 & 24
  • Christmas Holiday - Dec. 25

Perry Township

7125 Sawmill Rd.
Dublin, OH 43016
p: (614) 889-1211   |    f: (614) 791-7894
 
CONTACTS:

REGULAR OFFICE HOURS:
 
Monday, Wednesday & Friday (8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.)
Tuesday & Thursday (9 a.m. - Noon)

POLICIES:
 
  • In March 2016, the Architecture Review Board was created. Their responsibilities are still being determined. 
HOLIDAY SCHEDULE - Perry Township will be closed the following holidays in 2017:
  • Martin Luther King Day
  • President's Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Columbus Day
  • Thanksgiving - Nov. 23 & 24
  • Christmas - Dec. 25

Pickaway County

124 W. Franklin St.
Circleville, OH 43113 
p: (740) 477-8282   |    f: (740) 477-8265
 

CONTACTS:

OTHER INFORMATION:
 
Pickaway County Office of Development and Planning
p: (740) 474-8897   |    f: (740) 477-8265

The following forms can be found on the Pickaway County website: 
  • Building department form
  • Permit application forms
  • Contractor Registration forms
  • Contractor Bond Forms

HOLIDAY SCHEDULE
- Offices of the Pickaway County Building Department will be closed the following holidays in 2017:
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Veteran's Day
  • Thanksgiving
  • Christmas 

City of Pickerington

51 East Columbus St.
Pickerington, OH 43147
p: (614) 833-2221   |    f: (614) 833-2273
 

CONTACTS:
  • Steven J. Hobart, Chief Building Official
  • Sandy Whittington, Building Department Manager
    e: swhittington@pickerington.net
  • Debbie Kopinsky, Administrative Assistant

POLICIES:
  • Requests for inspections may now be emailed to: inspectionrequest@pickerington.net.
  • Inspection requests and results are available on the city website under Business/Building Department.

HOLIDAY SCHEDULE
- City of Pickerington offices will be closed the following holidays in 2017: 
  • New Year's 
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
  • President's Day
  • Columbus Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving - Nov. 23 & 24
  • Christmas Day

Note: If a holiday occurs on a Saturday, the holiday will be observed on Friday. If the holiday occurs on a Sunday, the holiday will be observed on a Monday. 

City of Powell

47 Hall St.
Powell, OH 43065
p: (614) 885-5380   |    f: (614) 885-5339

CONTACTS:

NEW POLICIES:
Inspections can now be emailed on the Powell website.

HOLIDAY SCHEDULE - Offices of the City of Powell will be closed the following holidays in 2017:
  • New Year's Day
  • President's Day
  • Memorial Day 
  • Independence Day 
  • Labor Day
  • Columbus Day
  • Thanksgiving - Nov. 23 & 24
  • Christmas - Closes at noon Dec. 22 and closed Dec. 25

City of Reynoldsburg

7232 East Main St.
Reynoldsburg, OH 43068
p: (614) 322-6802   |    f: (614) 322-6830
 
CONTACTS:
  • John Paszke, Chief Building Official 
  • Mike Robinette, Building Inspector 
  • Jamal Bailey, Code Compliance Officer
  • Trent Cowgill, Code Compliance Officer
  • Shelley Slota, Administrative Assistant
    e: sslota@ci.reynoldsburg.oh.us 
HOLIDAY SCHEDULE - City of Reynoldsburg will be closed the following holidays in 2017:
  • New Year's - Jan. 2
  • Martin Luther King Day - Jan. 16
  • President's Day - Feb. 20
  • Memorial Day - May 29
  • Independence Day - July 4
  • Labor Day - Sept. 4
  • Veterans Day - Nov. 10
  • Thanksgiving - Nov. 23 & 24
  • Christmas - Dec. 25 & 26

Village of Sunbury

9 E. Granville St.
P.O. Box 508
Sunbury, OH 43074
p: (740) 965-2684   |    f: (740) 965-9633
 
CONTACTS:
Building & Zoning Division  
  • Allen Rothermel, Village Administrator
  • Rhonda Mourne, Zoning Clerk & Inspector
REGULAR BUSINESS HOURS:
Weekdays (8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.)

POLICIES:
Commercial construction permits for the Village of Sunbury are obtained through the State of Ohio.

HOLIDAY SCHEDULE
- The Village of Sunbury offices will be closed the following holidays in 2017:
  • Martin Luther King Day
  • President's Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Columbus Day
  • Veteran's Day
  • Thanksgiving - Nov. 23 & 24
  • Christmas - Dec. 22 & 25 

Union County

233 W. Sixth St.
Marysville, OH 43040 
p: (937) 645-3018   |    f: (937) 645-3161
 

CONTACTS:

OTHER INFORMATION:   
  • General Office: (937) 645-3018
  • Inspection Scheduling: (937) 645-3019

POLICIES:
As of Jan. 1, 2015 Union County is enforcing:
Visit Union County website at www.co.union.oh.us and go to Building Department Agency to view:
  •  Permit application forms
  •  Permit fee schedules
  •  Plan review check lists

HOLIDAY SCHEDULE
- Offices of the Union County Building Department will be closed the following holidays in 2017:
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Veteran's Day
  • Thanksgiving
  • Christmas

City of Upper Arlington

3600 Tremont Rd.
Upper Arlington, OH 43221
p: (614) 583-5070   |    f: (614) 583-5065
 
  
CONTACTS:
  • Roger Eastep, Chief Building Official
    e: reastep@uaoh.net   |    p: (614) 583-5072  
  • Robert Geiger, Building Inspector
    e: rgeiger@uaoh.net   |    p: (614) 583-5079
  • Chad Gibson, AICP, Senior Planner
    e: cgibson@uaoh.net   |    p: (614) 583-5074
  • Jordan Selmek, Administrative Assistant
    e: jselmek@uaoh.net   |    p: (614) 583-5078
POLICIES:
  • All general contractors, electrical contractors, plumbing and HVAC contractors are required to register annually to do business in the City of Upper Arlington. There is a $100 annual registration fee beginning Jan. 1 through Dec. 31 each calendar year. All registrations expire Dec. 31 of the year issued. 
FEES: (Effective Jan. 1, 2017)
All fees and forms are located on the City of Upper Arlington website at www.uaoh.net. Go to Departments, Building & Construction, then select from Codes, Forms, Fees, Plan Review Process, Inspection, Contractor Registration, etc.

HOLIDAY SCHEDULE
- The City of Upper Arlington will be closed the following holidays in 2017:
  • New Year's Day
  • Martin Luther King Day
  • President's Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Veteran's Day
  • Thanksgiving
  • Christmas Day
NOTE: When the holiday falls on a Saturday, the preceding work day shall be considered the holiday. When the holiday falls on a Sunday, the following work day shall be considered the holiday. 

Violet Township

12970 Rustic Dr.
Pickerington, OH 43147
p: (614) 575-5556   |    f: (614) 575-5562

CONTACTS:

POLICIES:
  • You are required to apply and institute drainage, erosion and sediment control for construction projects.
  • Homeowners are to establish a plan for barrier around in-ground pools that is code compliant at plan review.
  • The 2013 Ohio Residential Building Code is adopted. The 2011 Ohio Commercial Building Code is adopted.
  • Effective Jan. 1, 2005, Violet became a commercial state certified building department.   
  • NEW - Inspection requests will be accepted up to 3 p.m. the day before the requested appointment. 

HOLIDAY SCHEDULE
- Violet Township offices will be closed the following dates in 2017: 
  • New Year's Day
  • Martin Luther King Day
  • President's Day
  • Memorial Day 
  • Independence Day 
  • Labor Day
  • Columbus Day 
  • Veterans Day
  • Thanksgiving - Nov. 23 & 24
  • Christmas - Dec. 25

Washington Township

6200 Eiterman Rd.
P.O. Box 324
Dublin, OH 43016
p: (614) 408-1007   |    f: (614) 764-7227
 
For any matters regarding Washington Township / Dublin, contact the City of Dublin Building Department at (614) 410-4670.
 
CONTACTS:

POLICIES:
  • The Zoning Department is responsible for enforcement of the Zoning Code within the unincorporated area of the township, issuing permits, assisting residents and property owners with zoning and land use questions and for providing informational assistance to the Zoning Commission and Board of Zoning Appeals. The purpose of applying and enforcing zoning regulations is to foster good planning, strengthen community appearance, and enhance the quality of life for residents.
  • Washington Township's Land Use Plan Update (from Franklin County Development Dept.) was completed in Dec. 2005.

HOLIDAY SCHEDULE
- Offices of Washington Township will be closed the following holidays in 2017:
  • New Year's Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving - Nov. 23 & 24
  • Christmas - Dec. 25

Village of West Jefferson

28 E. Main St.
West Jefferson, OH 43162
p: (614) 879-5339   |    f:  (614) 879-5325
 
CONTACTS:
Building & Zoning Division  

HOLIDAY SCHEDULE
- The Village of West Jefferson offices will be closed the following holidays in 2017:
  • New Year's Day
  • Martin Luther King Day
  • President's Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Columbus Day
  • Veteran's Day
  • Thanksgiving - Nov. 23 
  • Christmas - Dec. 25 & 26 

City of Westerville

64 E. Walnut St.
Westerville, OH 43081
p: (614) 901-6650   |    f: (614) 901-6666
 
CONTACTS:

HOLIDAY SCHEDULE
-  City of Westerville offices will be closed the following holidays in 2017: 
  • New Year's Day 
  • Memorial Day 
  • Independence Day 
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving - Nov. 23 & 24
  • Christmas Day - Dec. 25
Note: If a holiday occurs on a Saturday, the holiday will be observed on Friday. If the holiday occurs on a Sunday, the holiday will be observed on a Monday. 

City of Whitehall

360 South Yearling Rd.
Whitehall, OH 43213
p: (614) 237-8612   |    f: (614) 338-3119
 
CONTACTS:
  • Raymond W. Ogden, Director of Public Service
  • Dave Long, Building Inspector 

POLICIES:
  • To schedule an inspection, call (614) 246-7853. All inspection calls received before 3 p.m. Monday through Friday (excluding holidays) are scheduled for the next business day, except for life safety inspections, which require a 48-hour business day prior notice.
  • Codified Ordinances for Whitehall, OH - Before you build, remodel, or open a business, check Whitehall's Permit Requirements online.

HOLIDAY SCHEDULE
- The City of Whitehall will be closed the following holidays in 2017:
  • New Year's Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving - Nov. 23 & 24
  • Christmas Day

City of Worthington

374 Highland Ave.
Worthington, OH 43085
p: (614) 431-2424   |    f: 614/842-6336
 
CONTACTS:

POLICIES:
  • Effective Jan. 1, 2013 - The City of Worthington will enforce the 2013 Residential Code of Ohio.
  • Effective Nov. 1, 2011 - The City of Worthington enforces the 2011 Ohio Building Code.

HOLIDAY SCHEDULE
-  The City of Worthington will be closed the following holidays in 2017:
  • Martin Luther King Day 
  • President's Day 
  • Memorial Day 
  • Independence Day 
  • Labor Day 
  • Veteran's Day 
  • Thanksgiving - Nov. 23 & 24
  • Christmas - Closing at 11:30 a.m. on Dec. 22, Closed Dec. 25