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Mission

The mission of the Division of Building Safety (DBS) is to safeguard the citizens of Idaho through responsible administration of building and construction-related safety and licensure standards while promoting a positive business climate.

The Division of Building Safety is host to seven regulatory boards within the Executive Office of the Governor. They are:

The Division's Industrial Safety Program performs annual safety inspections of public schools and state-owned buildings and monitors the safety certification of elevators and escalators statewide. DBS also operates Idaho's Logging Safety Program.

 

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Management

Chris Jensen, Administrator
Ron Whitney, Deputy Administrator

Meridian Office Location

Meridian Office

1090 E. Watertower Street, Suite 150
Meridian, ID 83642 [Map]

208-334-3950
800-955-3044 toll free
877-810-2840 fax

Office Hours:
8:00 - 5:00 (MST)