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City of Las Vegas launches video inspection program

Posted at 10:27 PM, Mar 31, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-01 01:27:37-04

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — The city of Las Vegas has launched a video inspection program as an alternative to traditional in-person inspections during the current coronavirus pandemic.

Those with eligible permit types can opt to schedule an inspection using Skype.

The permit types eligible for this program are:

-Building water and sewer repairs and/or replacement
-Construction trailer
-Excavation only (residential pools)
-Gas line repair or tag
-HVAC exact change out or repair
-Low voltage outlets
-Minor electrical (5 devices or less)
-Miscellaneous plumbing repair
-Miscellaneous repair/exterior upgrades (stucco, windows, etc)
-Re-roof (same for same-2 layers only)
-Water heater or water softener (same for same)
-Water piping replacement

To schedule an inspection, visit here.

The video option will be listed on the scheduling page.

Customers will need to have 4G wireless service or a reliable WiFi connection and a Skype account.

If an inspector is not able to complete a scheduled video inspection, a field inspector will complete it on the same day or the next business day.

More information is also available by calling 702-229-6251.