The Building and Safety Division provides standards to safeguard life or limb, health, property and public welfare by regulating and controlling the design, construction, location and maintenance of all buildings and structures and certain specifically regulated equipment within the city.
Goals & Strategies
Goals and strategic issues include improving the efficiency and customer service through the following actions:
Reviewing projects in a timely manner
Reducing the backlog of pending projects
Improving inspection quality through continuing education
Adopting new building-related codes which are compatible with other local jurisdictions
Restructuring the Division's document processing and storage
Commonly Referenced Data
The Southern Nevada Amendments for the various codes listed above are posted on the Clark County website.
Accessing Permanent Address Files
The Building and Safety Division is in the process of filing all permanent address files electronically. Please bear with us as we undertake this very large project, as it will take months to complete. To see if a particular property has been scanned, please visit our online portal. Read our instructions (PDF) to learn how to access a permanent address file online.
Other Pertinent Data
Site Specific per ASCE 7
Currently Adopted Codes
2017 Building and Safety Division Administrative Code