Eric Moss
Public Works Director

Joe Flores, MBA, JD
Development Services Director


Phone: 972-441-6373


8:00 AM – 12:00 PM
1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Monday - Friday

Building Inspections and Permits/Code Enforcement

As a result of COVID 19, the City of Wilmer Development Services is accepting Applications for Permits;  Applications for Contractor Registration; & Inspections daily ONLY by appointment (Monday through Friday from 9am to 12pm) To this end, please email Development Services. Development Services will contact you within (1) one working day to coordinate your request. 

The Building Inspection Department provides public safety by enforcing municipal and state regulations and codes relative to the construction, enlargement, alteration, repair, moving, demolition, conversion, occupancy, equipment, use, height, area, and maintenance of all buildings or structures in the city. The City of Wilmer has adopted the following building and safety codes:
  • 2015 International Building Code
  • 2015 International Fire Code
  • 2014 National Electrical Code
  • 2015 International Plumbing Code
  • 2015 International Mechanical Code
  • 2015 Energy Conservation Code
  • City of Wilmer Technical Standards

In order to improve the appearance of our neighborhoods and sustain property values, the city also enforces a number of environmental codes. The Code Enforcement Officer will work with and assist residents in abating nuisances like high grass, inoperable vehicles, illegal signage, junk/debris/trash, and illegal dumping.