Building Inspections

The City of DeSoto Building Inspections Department works together with the Planning, Engineering, Fire and Health Departments to provide development plan review and inspection services for all building construction projects within the community.

The Building Inspections Department provides services such as:
  • Multi-discipline construction plan reviews and inspections for residential, commercial and miscellaneous construction.
  • Issuing residential, commercial and miscellaneous Building Permits for all buildings and structure within the community that require permitting.
  • Issuing Certificate of Occupancy for all Commercial/Retail businesses. 
  • 2012 International Codes
    The 2012 International Codes with amendments have been adopted by the City of DeSoto.

    A free online version of the International Codes can be found here.