Inspection Services


Inspection Services is ready to help you carry out your building ideas in order to promote the preservation, growth, and development of the City of Pensacola. We work in conjunction with other government agencies to ensure community safety and welfare. Please feel free to call or visit our office if you have any questions.

We recommend that you contact us before you begin to make improvements or changes to your property. We can help you anticipate all possible requirements and assist with the construction process, from plan review to on-site inspections, so you are confident the project is appropriately located, adequately designed and constructed.

Contact Information

For any questions in regard to building codes, please email Inspection Services Administrator Jonathan Bilby.

For any permitting questions, please email

For scheduling inspections for permits issued prior to November 5, 2019 please call (850)436-5600. Inspections for permits issued in MyGovernmentOnline, must be scheduled online by logging in with the user account at Inspections cannot be scheduled by email any longer.

Inspection Services converted to MyGovernmentOnline for our permitting and inspections on November 5, 2019. The link to the software program is available at

In order to attempt to provide better customer service for walk-in customers, and allow staff adequate time to complete online permits, Inspection Services will be changing our walk-in hours for permitting.  The office will close to the public at 2:30 PM each day, effective February 3, 2020. The new walk-in hours for Inspection Services will be 7:30-2:30.