Building Department

Building inspections are handled by the Building Department. To schedule an inspection, contact Leigh Norris: 662-232-2304.

City inspectors administer and enforce the following codes for all construction:

  • 2012 International Building Code
  • 2012 International Existing Building Code
  • 2012 International Residential Code for One & Two-Family Dwellings**
  • 2011 National Electrical Code
  • 2012 International Plumbing Code
  • 2012 International Mechanical Code
  • 2012 International Fuel Gas Code
  • 2012 International Fire Code
** changes to IRC have been made, refer to City of Oxford Code of Ordinances
Looking for City Ordinances, including the Erosion Control Ordinance and Sign Ordinance?

Visit the Municode Website for all City of Oxford ordinances. Ordinances passed very recently may not yet be codified, but will be available on the main page.