Call 48 hours in advance. Use the permit number and the address shown on the permit card when calling for inspections. Permit holders give this information to onsite workers.
Footers: Before pouring concrete but after forms, holes and trenches are complete. Tie-downs when required.
Foundation: After coating before backfill.
Slab/Rebar/Trench & Anything Below Grade: (i.e. plumbing, mechanical or electrical) before they are covered.
Foundation location must be submitted to the Zoning Officer for approval prior to framing. Submit PA registered land surveyor’s sealed originals only – no faxed copies accepted.
Sewer Lateral Connection: Call 610-395-4892 x 132
Rough Inspections: Frame, plumbing, electrical, mechanical, air tests and hydrostatic test (sprinklers) after fire caulking is completed but before insulating or closing walls or concealing piping.
Insulation: Before drywall. Supply Energy compliance information (onsite) and Certification of any blown in insulation.
Wallboard: Installed but not taped.
Final Above Ceiling: Before acoustical ceiling tile (ACT) installation.
Final Grading & Site Work
Final Building, Plumbing, Electrical, Energy, Mechanical, Fire Protection & Accessibility: If applicable.
Balancing Report for HVAC work.
Certificate of Occupancy will be issued within five (5) business days after all inspections are satisfactorily completed and recorded.
Always call before you dig – Pennsylvania One-Call system, Inc. Call 811 or on the web www.pa811.org
Before any curbs are cut or removed contact Keystone Consulting Engineers at 610-395-0971 to schedule an inspection.
Lehigh County Authority
1053 Spruce Street
PO Box 3348
Allentown, Pa 18106
A minimum of two (2) weeks advanced notice is needed to schedule a fire flow pump test.
Phone requests must be followed up in writing including the location of the test, type of test, duration of the test, and maximum flow rate (GPM) anticipated during the test.
Please schedule as close to 10am as possible to minimize the impact on LCA’s operation.