Construction and Occupancy Permit Requirements

This section represents a comprehensive information resource for the Department of Community Development’s permits and licensing processes.

Helpful links to information are located along the left column of this page
Residents, contractors and businesses should be able to locate solutions to a broad range of permitting and licensing frequently asked questions. The links on the left provide information concerning the Department of Community Development’s permits and licenses. If you are unable to find the information you need in this section, please contact the Department of Community Development at 314-505-8500.

Permit Application Forms
If you need to download application forms for any Department of Community Development Permits, please click here.

Construction and Occupancy Codes
The construction and occupancy codes are available online here.

The City adopted the International Code Council (ICC) codes. Please follow this link to be directed to the online ICC library.