Building Inspections

General Building Inspections
Building inspections are conducted as needed during normal business hours. Contractors are required to call the main office number, (620) 663-7104, to arrange for an inspection. Inspections are required for some, but not all permitted projects. If an inspection is required it will be noted when the building permit is issued.

Inspection Fees (per trip or call)
Plumbing Inspection
$15.00 each
Electrical Inspection
$15.00 each
Gas Inspection
$15.00 each
Mechanical Inspection
$15.00 each
Occupancy Inspection
$15.00 each
Curb Cut Inspection
$15.00 each
After Working Hours Inspections
Minimum $35.00 for 2 hours.Time
there after determined by the inspector

Structure Moving Inspections
Moving a structure into or within the City of South Hutchinson requires an inspection before a permit is processed. Inspection fees for that process are $30.00 plus the current IRS mileage rate for any travel over a 5 mile radius of the City.

Mileage Reimbursement
In addition to inspection fees, the current IRS mileage rate will be paid to the City for any travel outside of a 5 mile radius of the City. Rates can be found through the Internal Revenue Service.