To our customers,
Currently our office is open to the public, and as we all continue to contend with COVID-19 and its variants, the Board of Building Standards & Building Appeals will follow CDC recommendations and guidelines that are designed to mitigate the spread of the pandemic.
Masks are no long required wile in City Hall.
It is recommended that individuals who are immunocompromised continue to wear masks while inside City buildings.
As part of our plans to help mitigate the spread of COVID-19. We have linked the appeals application here: https://planning.clevelandohio.gov/bza/bbs/BBSBA-Application.pdf
You can mail the completed application along with the applicable fee to the Board of Building Standards & Building Appeals Cleveland City Hall 601 Lakeside Avenue Room 516 Cleveland, Ohio 44114 In-person filing has resumed; however, we highly recommend that you contact the office first to make an appointment via email at firstname.lastname@example.org
New Hearing Procedures
Due to ongoing elevated public health concerns, The Board of Building Standards & Building Appeals will conduct public hearings using WebEX Platform video-conferencing technology. These public hearings will be closed to in-person attendance other than City staff and hearing officials. Under the conditions specified by law, all appellants, their representatives and witnesses will be provided virtual access links to public hearings no less than 24 hours before their public hearing.
The Board will make special provision for all appellants who do not have access to video-conferencing technology.
The Board of Building Standards & Building Appeals meetings will also be
live streamed on YouTube.
2021 Meeting Dates (PDF)
View and Download Previous Meeting Recordings on our YouTube Channel.
How to reach us
We can be reached Monday through Friday via email at email@example.com or 216-664-2418.
*** For the quickest response please email us. ***
To File an Appeal
APPEAL APPLICATION MUST BE EITHER MAILED IN OR HAND DELIVERED ALONG WITH APPLICABLE FEE
All preparations, including notices, necessary for the hearing of an appeal will be executed by this office after the receipt of all items listed above.
READ THESE INSTRUCTIONS CAREFULLY
Appeal application: https://planning.clevelandohio.gov/bza/bbs/BBSBA-Application.pdf
Adopted resolutions: https://www.clevelandcitycouncil.org/ https://www.clevelandcitycouncil.org/legislation-laws/city-record
Board of Building Standards & Building Appeals email: BBSA@clevelandohio.gov
Board of Building Standards & Building Appeals office number: 216-664-2418
Violations notices: https://ca.permitcleveland.org/public/Default.aspx
Community Development Corporations
Have additional questions about neighborhood specific programming? Please contact your corresponding CDC for further assistance.
Department of Building and Housing
Department of Community Development