Due to the Coronavirus Pandemic, the City of Chillicothe Administration building will be closed to the public until further notice.
We will still be issuing building permits and contractor registrations as well as be available to answer questions when not out on inspections.
During this time, we will not be able to take credit cards online but we will be sending you an invoice for the cost of the permit or service requested. Please use this chart to figure your building permit fee so you know how much you will be billed: Permit Cost Table
Fill out the appropriate application for your needs and submit to the following email: firstname.lastname@example.org These forms can be filled out online, saved to your computer and then sent as an attachment to the email listed above.
Contractors Registration - this includes renewing your contractor's registration
Curb Cut Application
Please visit our forms and links page for additional forms not listed above: Forms and Links
NOTE: INSPECTIONS ARE STILL BEING DONE. PLEASE CALL THE AUTOMATED VOICEMAIL SYSTEM ON THE BACK OF YOUR PERMIT, 740-773-8955, 24 HOURS IN ADVANCE TO GET YOUR INSPECTION SCHEDULED.
ANY AND ALL OTHER QUESTIONS SHOULD BE DIRECTED TO OUR BUILDING INSPECTOR:
Duties of the Building Department:
- Enforces the City of Chillicothe zoning codes, flood plain, and residential building codes.
- Registers contractors to perform work within the City to ensure that they possess a general liability policy, compliance bond, and workers' compensation certificate.
- Reviews and approves residential construction plans, inspects the actual construction and issues occupancy permits upon approved completion.