Building Official

The City of Ava Missouri is Currently using the following codes:

ICC 2006 Building Code

ICC 2006 Residential Code

ICC 2006 Plumbing Code

ICC 2006 Mechanical Code

ICC 2006 Fire Prevention Code

ICC 2006 Energy Conservation Code

ICC 2006 Fuel Gas Code

ICC 2006 Property Maintenance Code

NFPA 70 2005 National Electrical Code

City of Ava Missouri Ordinances

State of Missouri RSMO

Permit Fees 18-38.1


Permit Forms:

Commercial Building Permit Application PDF               Commercial Permit Handout PDF

Residential Permit Application PDF                                Residential Handout Part 1 PDF                  Residential Handout part 2 PDF

Miscellaneous Permit Application PDF

Sign Permit Application PDF

Certificate of Occupancy application PDF

Excavation Permit Application PDF

Foundation only permit PDF – used for starting building before plans are approved

Firework Sales Permit Application PDF                         Fireworks use regulations PDF


To contact the Building Department with questions, or to schedule an inspection, please call Kurt McGee @ 417-683-8052.