Building Division

Make a Public Records Request for Community Development (Building, Code Enforcement, Engineering, Planning and Vacation Home Rental) - Click here for the form.

Due to ongoing road construction on US Hwy 395, beginning June 1, 2024 until further notice, all building permit inspections south of Ruhenstroth will be on Tuesdays and Thursdays only.

Effective, November 1, 2023, all solar applications will require the Fire Districts approval prior to submittal.

What We Do

The Building Division provides building plan check and inspections in a friendly, fast, and efficient manner to ensure construction meets all applicable codes.

To schedule a building inspection, please download the inspection request app or call 775-782-9006. All inspections called in prior to 3:30 pm will be scheduled for the next day upon availability.

Monday - Friday, 9:30 am to 4:00 pm.
You must sign in on the Ipad in the lobby of the Minden Inn.

Email the Building Department or call Community Development (775) 782-6200, option 1.

Appointments are now available and encouraged. To schedule an appointment online to visit the public counterclick here