Code Enforcement


Dave Clemens
Code Administrator/Building Official
Office: (314) 513-5063
Fax: (314) 839-0249


Residential Occupancy & Inspections: (314) 513-5032
Commercial Occupancy & Building Inspections: (314) 513-5033

Residential Occupancy Permit Program

Established in 2002, the Residential Occupancy Permit Program ensures properties are compliant in accordance with the 2015 International Property Maintenance Code. City Code Enforcement Officers performs interior and exterior inspections of every residential unit within the City that changes occupancy.

Residential Occupancy Forms

Residential Occupancy Inspection Guidelines
Residential Occupancy Inspection Application
Residential Occupancy Permit Application
New Resident Guide

Commercial/Industrial Occupancy Permits

Commercial Occupancy Permit Application

Building Codes and Construction

In addition to the City of Hazelwood Municipal Code, the City has adopted and enforces the following codes promulgated from the Internationally recognized International Code Council (ICC) whose codes are used world-wide.

2015 International Building Code
2015 International Residential Code
2015 International Mechanical Code
2015 International Fire Code
2015 International Property Maintenance Code
2015 International Fuel Gas Code
2015 International Energy Conservation Code

The City of Hazelwood contracts with St. Louis County for Electrical, Plumbing, Elevator and Amusement permits and applications.

The City currently has an ISO rating of 3, and a Seismic Design Category C Classification.

Building Permit Applications

Building Permit Application
Clandestine Drug Remediation Permit Application
Clandestine Pre-Sample Permit Application
Demolition Permit Application
Domestic Fowl Permit
Excavation Permit Application
Residential Re-Roof Packet
Fence Permit Application
Sign Permit Application
Swimming Pool Permit Application
Trash Enclosure Permit

Building Guides and Details

Fence Regulations and Installation Guide
Residential Code Deck Details
Swimming Pool Permit Guidelines

Hazelwood Photo Contest