Building and Neighborhood Services


The Building Inspection Department's mission is to ensure the safety of the citizens of Hutchinson by providing standards and enforcement of codes and regulations in the areas relating to new construction, remodeling, and renovation of structures (residential & commercial), heating and mechanical, plumbing and electrical. This department also issues and regulates the licensing & registration of contractors in the various fields.

Important Note For Roofing: Board of Appeals heard an appeal on September 6th 2013 at 10:00 A.M. and determined by a vote of 4-2 that 1"nominal lumber is not approved to be used as solid decking according to the International Residential Code. Solid Decking can be located in table 503.2.1.1(1) of the IRC Code.

Hutchinson Roofing Requirements

Building Permit Applications & Fee Schedule

Contractor Licensing