Building Department

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The Euclid Municipal Center
585 East 222nd Street
Euclid, Ohio 44123
Fax:  216-289-8184

 Hours: 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Monday - Friday
General Email: Building Department

**  City Hall is closed through 6/15/20 at which time we will consider in-person appointments. Masks are required for all visitors. Business will continue to be conducted via email or fax with accompanying credit card payment.  Please contact the Building Department at 289-2700 x3907. **

Department Services:
The Building Department is here to assist you with meeting all requirements of adopted State Building Codes for construction work.  We are here to protect the safety of the community by reviewing your plans, issuing permits, and inspecting the construction.  We issue permits for both Residential and Non-Residential properties, Certificates of Occupancy for New Business Tenants, Day Cares, Home Businesses, and Residential Care Facilities.

Residential Construction:
Permits are required for Building, Electrical, Plumbing and HVAC work.  Permits are also required for construction and/or placement of sheds, decks, swimming pools, roofing, siding, windows and doors, etc.  A Permit Application can be obtained by clicking on the permit link above or stopping in.

Non-Residential Construction:
The City of Euclid Building Department is a State of Ohio Certified Building Department. Our work is guided by the rules of the Board of Building Standards for plan reviews and approval. A General Permit application is required with plan submittal.  If you need additional information regarding these requirements, please contact 216-289-2700 x 3904 for Commercial projects and 216-289-2700 x3907 for Residential projects. 

Contractor Registration:
Annual registration is required for all contractors working within the City of Euclid.  To protect both the property owner and the contractor, verify your contractor is registered before they begin work.  Please call our office to verify your contractor is currently registered. 216-289-2700 x 3904 or 3907.

*** NEW  ***  As of July 15, 2020, a bond is NOT required for contractor registrations.  Contractors must still be licensed and carry the proper insurance.  ***  NEW ***

Commercial Day Care Application Packet is on the Euclid Fire Department page under Forms.  Any questions, call the Fire Prevention Bureas at 216-289-8425.