Building a Safer Idaho

Inspection Information

Electrical, HVAC, Plumbing, Manufactured Home Installation

Inspections may be requested at any time through our automated telephone inspection request system 1-800-839-9239 and/or online.

To request through our automated telephone inspection request system you will need your permit number and Inspection code (IVR) [pdf].

To request online you will need to login and select "permits" to search for your permit. Select "permits" to search for your permit and enter your permit number. When your permit number displays click on the number. Under actions (on the left) choose "Request Inspection". Fill in required information, choose your inspection type, the date, click on "Add inspection" and then click "Submit". Verify the inspection and click "ok". Requests for a next day inspection can be made until 7 p.m. MST. There may be circumstances under which your inspection will not be completed on the date requested. Should this occur, you will be notified by telephone. Choose this link for a printable brochure on "How to Apply for Permits ONLINE" [pdf].

Elevators

As of November 1st, 2011 The Division of Building Safety - Industrial Safety Section - Elevator Program will no longer accept elevator requests by phone or in person. This is effective for all regions. All inspection requests will need to be emailed to safety@dbs.idaho.gov. Please include the following in your inspection request:
  • State ID#
  • Name of Owner
  • Name of Building
  • Physical address where elevator is located
  • Person to contact to schedule inspection
  • Once the email has been received and the elevator confirmed, an inspector or office staff will contact you within 2 working days to schedule the inspection.
    If it is an inspection request for an acceptance please include the pre-inspection checklist with the email request.

    In-Plant Manufactured / Modular Inspections

    Please call 1-800-955-3044 for information regarding Manufactured/Modular inspections.

    Annual Safety Inspections for School or State Facility

    Call your regional safety inspector. Click here to view a list of inspectors by region.

    Inspectors

    Electrical, Plumbing & HVAC Contacts

    Licensing, Permits & Inspection Support
    • 208-334-3950 (Meridian Area)
    • 800-955-3044 (toll free)
    • 877-810-2840 (fax)
    Inspection Requests
    • 208-332-4700 (Meridian Area)
    • 800-839-9239 (toll free)