Contact Us

Permit Central                                                                      Phone (513) 732-7213
2275 Bauer Road                                                                  Fax (513) 732-7163

Batavia, Oh 45103                                                               


Filing New Permits

Submit completed application and plans by one of the following ways:

  1. Lobby is open from 8:00 to 4:00 daily. Occupancy limited.
  2. Drop box is located at the front door, checked daily at 4:00.
  3. By postal mail.  Please provide a self-addressed stamped envelope or pre-paid carrier package for the mailing of approved plans.
  4. Email to – Small projects/permits can be e-mailed.   Please do not e-mail large projects to this e-mail.
  5. Fax to 513-732-7163 -Small projects.

Payments: We will accept cash only in lobby, please pay with check, money order or credit card (by phone).  If paying by credit card, please write note “Credit” on application, staff will call for payment.  Staff will process permits submitted by email or mail and invoice owner, payment must be received within two days.  All payments need to be received prior to plan review.  Payments are due at time of application.


 Inspectors’ Contact Info



Inspector Office Phone Cell Phone E-Mail Areas Covered (Generally)
JC Young 732-7739 460-0602 Commercial & Residential, Brown County
Alex Wakefield 732-7809 708-3456 Commercial & Residential, Brown County
Shawn Harmon 732-7803 432-5949 Residential & Electrical Inspections
Jimmy Hoskins 732-7806 432-3961 Residential & Electrical Inspections
Aaron Prescott 732-7736 515-2554
Ken Brown 732-7741 532-0166
Jason Brinker 732-7802 340-1874


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