Kanawha County Building Codes

Search for Kanawha County WV building code information. A building code search provides information on local building codes, building code violations, building regulations, building rules, approved building plans, rejected building plans, renovation regulations, building code investigations, building inspections, and abatement orders.


Building Departments in Kanawha County West Virginia create and enforce building codes and zoning rules to ensure the construction of safe buildings. As part of this job, Building Departments maintain records on Kanawha County building codes, reviews of building codes, and record any changes to the code requirements or regulations. They also review and approve building and renovation plans to make sure they meet building codes, and they typically keep records on approved and rejected plans. Kanawha County Building Department records can identify building codes, find records of Kanawha County violations, and locate approved building plans. These building code documents are often available online through the local Building Department website.

Charleston Building Department Charleston WV 915 Quarrier Street 25301 304-348-6833

Charleston Planning and Zoning Department Charleston WV 915 Quarrier Street 25301 304-348-8105

Kanawha County Planning Department Charleston WV 407 Virginia Street East 25301 304-357-0570

West Virginia Planning Department Charleston WV 1205 Quarrier Street 25301 304-558-4010


Town and City Halls in Kanawha County West Virginia provide municipal services for their community, including issuing and enforcing building codes. The Town or City Hall is responsible for ensuring compliance with building codes and investigating possible Kanawha County building code violations. They keep records on building codes as well as any changes to the building code, and they may also review and approve building and renovation plans. The Town or City Hall typically has records on approved and rejected plans, investigations of Kanawha County building code violations, and any punishments or abatement plans for code violations. These records can be useful for prospective Kanawha County property buyers and property owners, and they are typically available through the Town or City Hall website.

Charleston City Hall South Charleston WV 401 D Street 25303 304-744-5301

Chesapeake City Hall Chesapeake WV 12404 Maccorkle Avenue 25315 304-949-2584

Dunbar City Hall Dunbar WV 210 12th Street 25064 304-766-0222

Nitro City Hall Nitro WV 2009 20th Street 25143 304-755-4997

Pratt Town Hall Pratt WV 200 Center Street 25162 304-442-0103

Saint Albans City Hall St. Albans WV 1499 Maccorkle Avenue 25177 304-722-3391