The City of Madison's Building Inspectors are highly trained and certified to perform daily inspections on residential and commercial construction sites. They attend continuing education courses throughout the year to be certain that their knowledge of changes & updates to the building codes are current.
Request an Inspection:
To request an inspection please email
the following information or call us at
- Building Permit Number
- Construction address
- Contact name
- Phone number
- Any special requests for the inspector
For questions regarding Building Code, Plan Review, and Residential Zoning information, please contact Dustin Riddle via email or call (256) 772-5644.
Inspection requests called in after 2:30 pm will be scheduled for the next business day. In cases where an occupied home is without power or heat, exceptions may be made to restore power or other utilities in an expedient manner.
After hours inspections are done only in emergency situations where power has been interrupted, it requires the services of an electrical contractor, and only applies where an inspection is required for power to be turned back on due to residential structures being occupied. All other inspections should be requested during normal business hours. If you have an inspection that fits the above description, please contact our dispatch center at (256) 772-7190 and an inspector will be contacted.