Residential Mechanical, Electrical, and Plumbing Permits

NOTICE:  The City recently adopted the 2021 International Code Council family of codes with the exception of the International Energy Code (which will remain 2015 as amended).  Until August 13, you have the option of submitting under the 2015 code (as amended) or the 2021 code (as amended).  Applications submitted on August 14 or later will be reviewed under the 2021 code (as amended).  See the ordinance adopting/amending the code here.   


DO I NEED A PERMIT?
To determine whether the project needs a permit or whether plans need to be submitted, please click the links below:
Mechanical
Electrical
Plumbing

WHAT TO SUBMIT:
To obtain a residential mechanical, electrical, or plumbing permit, please print and complete the mechanical, electrical, and/or plumbing form available here.  If the work is being done in conjunction with a building permit, please submit the building permit application as well.  Submit the application form(s), 3 copies of the plans (if required - see links above), and the minimum permit fee of $50 for each application.


HOW TO SUBMIT IT:

You have three options:

  1. If no plans are required, you can scan or photograph the completed application forms and e-mail them to mep@marylandheights.com.  Staff will contact you for payment options.  This option is only available if no plans are required.
  2. Apply at the front desk of the Government Center at 11911 Dorsett Road, Maryland Heights, MO 63043.  Business hours are 7:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.
  3. Mail the items to:  Permits Coordinator, City of Maryland Heights, 11911 Dorsett Road, Maryland Heights, MO 63043.


NEXT STEPS:

Once the plans have been approved, you will be notified regarding any remaining fees due and be given instructions how to pick up the approved permit and plans.



MORE INFORMATION:

For questions on the mechanical, electrical, or plumbing permitting process please call (314) 291-6550.

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