How do I request an inspection?
For inspections on property within the city of Battle Creek, call the City's Inspection Department at 269-966-3382 at least a day ahead of time to request scheduling of an inspection. For confirmation of scheduled inspections, please contact the appropriate inspector on the date of your scheduled inspection between 8 a.m. - 9 a.m. by calling 269-966-3382.

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1. What does the Inspection Department do?
2. What is a building permit?
3. Why do I need a building permit?
4. What happens if I don't get a permit?
5. When do I need a permit?
6. What are the permit costs?
7. Do I need a contractor?
8. Who should get the permit – homeowner or the contractor?
9. How do I choose a contractor?
10. What paperwork do I need to get a permit?
11. How do I request an inspection?
12. Why is an inspection and permit necessary for replacement of water heaters and furnaces?
13. I live outside the City of Battle Creek limits and have a building-related problem/question, can the City of Battle Creek help me with this?
14. Where can I order State of Michigan code books for building, electrical, mechanical and plumbing work?
15. I am working around my gas or electric meter what do I do?