Building & Zoning


The Building and Zoning Department:
Contractor Registration
Please register online using City Squared. If submitting the PDF, please complete the bond form as well.

Municity Online Permitting System
  • Permit requests and contractor registration(s) are processed through City Squared
  • Inspections are to be scheduled by calling the Building & Zoning Department at 614-481-6220.
  • Payment is not required up front upon submittal of applications, request for payment will be sent to the email provided on the application.
  • In addition to a permit application submittal online, provide two sets of drawings to be dropped off at:
City of Grandview Heights
Building & Zoning Department
1260 McKinley Avenue
Columbus, OH 43222

Case Document Links

Planning Commission Case Documents
Board of Zoning Appeals Case Documents

Communications from the Building Official 

We are committed to the safe and timely completion of building projects by ensuring Code compliance and sound construction practices for the City of Grandview Heights and the Village of Marble Cliff.

If you are submitting construction drawings with permits, please adhere to these specifications. For temporary curb, please refer here.

Except in the case of an emergency, the following activities conducted outside of an enclosed building are hereby determined to create or constitute unduly loud, disturbing, unhealthy and unnecessary noise shall not be performed within the city limits on Monday through Saturday between 8:00 pm and 7:00 am, or at any time on Sunday per City ordinance
  • Commercial garbage collection
  • Pile drivers, excavation equipment, pneumatic hammers, derricks, hoists and other similar equipment
  • Tools
  • Construction
  • Loading and unloading