Building Safety Department

Mission Statement


The primary mission of the Department of Building Safety is to safeguard the public, promote the health, safety and welfare of the City of Nashua through the fair and equal administration of the building codes of the State of New Hampshire and the City of Nashua.  
The Department of Building Safety is committed to providing quality services in a professional manner through equitable treatment of all applicants for permits, inspections, information and to provide assistance to other departments, boards and commissions.

The Building Safety Department accepts permit applications for review and approval of construction documents including building, electrical, mechanical, and plumbing plans. The Department is responsible for conducting inspections on permitted work.
Permit Submittals
Request Inspection

NH State Building Code and Fire Code being updated effective September 15, 2019. To view the list of updated codes, click here.

Limited inspections being conducted on September 23rd- 25th. For complete notice, click here.
 


Current Adopted Codes with Amendments

View the online resource containing these Amendments and rules.
 
  

ICC Codes


View the 2009 ICC Codes online.

Links of Interest

City of Nashua Improvement Permit GIS Map



Want to know what construction is going on in your city? The Department of Building Safety's GIS Map can help.
GIS Projects Map shows current permits and permits for the past five years.

City of Nashua Improvement Permits GIS Map