Certain Permit Types Are Eligible For Inspections Via Skype
Today, the city of Las Vegas launched a video inspection program as an alternative to traditional in-person inspections. Those with eligible permit types can opt to schedule an inspection using Skype.
The permit types eligible for this program are:
- Building water and sewer repairs and/or replacement
- Construction trailer
- Excavation only (residential pools)
- Gas line repair or tag
- HVAC exact change out or repair
- Low voltage outlets
- Minor electrical (5 devices or less)
- Miscellaneous plumbing repair
- Miscellaneous repair/exterior upgrades (stucco, windows, etc)
- Re-roof (same for same-2 layers only)
- Water heater or water softener (same for same)
- Water piping replacement
To schedule an inspection, visit www.lasvegasnevada.gov/scheduleinspection. The video option will be listed on the scheduling page. Customers will need to have 4G wireless service or a reliable wi-fi connection and a Skype account.
If an inspector is not able to complete a scheduled video inspection, a field inspector will complete it on the same day or the next business day.
For more information, call 702-229-6251.