Building Department

Our goal is to serve the public interest by providing the highest quality of service while assuring compliance with the Building Codes adopted by the City of Ammon. We aim to make positive contributions to the overall safety, quality, and health of the built environment through education, leadership, and service.

The following are the Current Building Codes adopted by the City of Ammon:

2012 International Building Code
2012 International Residential Code
2012 International Fire Code
2012 International Energy Conservation Code
2012 International Mechanical Code
2009 Idaho State Plumbing Code (2009 Uniform Plumbing Code with State amendments)
2014 National Electric Code
2012 International Existing Building Code

Office Hours

The Building Department is open Monday through Friday from 7:30 A.M. to noon and 1 P.M. to 4:30 P.M., excluding all federal holidays. Please be aware that no permits will be issued after 4 P.M. daily.


Phone: (208) 612-4021
Inspection request line: 208-612-4020 (Please be sure to include your permit number.)
Fax: (208) 612-4027


Building Official: Charles Allen
(208) 612-4022 or

Inspector: Greg McBride
(208) 612-4024 or

Inspector: Allen Eldridge
208-612-4023 or

Permit Technician: Shayla Thompson
(208) 612-4021 or