Building Permits and Inspections Division

It is the mission of the Building Inspections Division to promote safe living and working conditions in the City of Midwest City through efficient use of resources available to the department.

Midwest City's Building Permits Inspection Department ensures the safe and lawful use of buildings through the issuance of building and trade permits as well as the licensing for trade contractors and journeymen. Our main activities include performing plan reviews, issuing permits and inspecting properly permitted projects.

You or your general contractor need to visit with us to apply for and obtain the necessary permits before you get ready to build the following:
  • New home
  • Fence
  • Roof repair or replacement
  • Carport or patio cover
  • Storage building
  • Retaining wall
  • Room addition
  • Residential remodel
  • Storm shelter
  • Swimming pool
  • Office/commercial structure (new or remodel)
  • Sign
Links to the applications can be found on the commercial and residential application pages.

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