Mobile Government

Urban Development: Code Administration


Government Plaza Building
205 Government Street
3rd Floor, South Tower
Mobile, AL 36644

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Fax: 251-208-7896

Main Contact: 251-208-7198

Urban Development's Code Administration Section is responsible for protecting the health, safety, and welfare of the City of Mobile and its citizens through the enforcement of building, electrical, plumbing, mechanical, and other applicable codes/ordinances adopted by the City of Mobile. This responsibility requires a team effort and is accomplished with the support of the Building Inspection Unit, Central Permitting Unit, Electrical Inspection Unit, Mechanical Inspection Unit, Plumbing Inspection Unit and Urban Development Support Staff.

Services rendered by the Code Administration Section include: pre-development consultations, building plan reviews, tracking of plans submitted for review, issuance of construction permits, fax permitting, inspection of construction work, existing building surveys, code consultations, investigation of reports of alleged code violations, issuance of certificates of occupancy, and issuance of construction trades competency cards.


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