Building Inspections

Responsibilities

The Building Inspections Division of Public Works is responsible for issuing permits and conducting inspections to enforce state building code and city ordinance regulating building, mechanical, plumbing, demolition of structures, septic systems, and manufactured housing. The City of Apple Valley adopts the state code by ordinance in Chapter 150 of the Apple Valley Code of Ordinances.

The City of Apple Valley transitioned to electronic plan review software on April 11, 2018. 

You can call the Inspections Department to schedule an inspection Monday through Friday, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm at (952) 953-2588. 

Electrical inspections can be scheduled by calling (952) 997-6822 between 7:00 am and 8:30 am, Monday through Friday.

 
Permits

Resources

  1. Johnny Cake Ridge Road Closed to Through Traffic from McAndrew's Rd to 140th St W, beginning 8/20

    All local properties directly off of Johnny Cake Ridge Road will have Local Access Only from the McAndrew’s Road (the north). Please see the map of the road closure and detour route. Read on...
  2. 2019 Drinking Water Quality Report Now Available Online

    Learn about water sources, test results, conservation, and restrictions along with stormwater management and resident information. To request a hardcopy, email pubworks@cityofapplevalley.org or call 952-953-2400. Additional Info...
  3. Summer Water Restrictions In Effect May 1st

    Remember that use of sprinklers is prohibited between 11:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. daily. Read on...
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