Development Services

Development Services is tasked with...

guiding the city’s growth by implementing thoughtful land use policies, working with the development community to accommodate quality development and redevelopment, and working with community members to ensure that Missoula can remain vibrant and dynamic while retaining its unique character and quality of life.

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BUILDING DEPT GRAPHICThe Building Division includes the Building Official, plan reviewers, and inspectors. The Building Official functions as the AHJ (Agency Having Jurisdiction), providing official code interpretations for the jurisdiction, and administering the Building Codes Effectiveness Grading Schedule (BCEGS) Program. The building department reviews all building plans, including new, remodel, residential, and commercial plans for compliance to building code. The City of Missoula building department applies state adopted code. They complete field inspections to validate plans are implemented as approved and structures are built to code.

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  1. Walter Banziger, Deputy Director PhotoWalter Banziger
    Deputy Director 
    Email Walter Banziger

    Community Planning, 
    Development, and Innovation
    Front Desk
    (406) 552-6630
    Find CPDI in City Hall

    Current Planning & Land Use 
    Zoning Desk

    (406) 552-6625
    Available hours: 10am-2pm

    Permit & Business Licensing 
    (406) 552-6060
    Available hours: 9am-4pm

    Code Compliance
    (406) 552-6630
    Available hours: 8am-5pm
    Code Compliance Staff Directory

    (406) 552-6630
    Available hours: 8am-5pm

    Building Inspections
    To schedule call: 406-552-6040
    Text ‘SCHEDULE’ 
    to 888-413-4439
    Available 24-hours