Building Services

The Building Services Department consists of Building Services and Code Enforcement Services. These departments are located behind City Hall.

Building in Mountain Home

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Land Use and Development

Building Code Updates

Keeping in line with the State of Idaho, the City of Mountain Home formally adopted the 2018 updates to the building codes currently in use by both the state and city. The changes became effective for all permits drawn from the City of Mountain Home Building Department on December 31, 2020.
The state amendments and significant changes to the code due to the adoption of the 2018 code year can be found here: 

State Building Code Updates

To apply for Building Permits and Applications, please click the link below:

Building Permits and Applications


Building Services 160 South 3rd East St.
PO Box 10
Mountain Home, ID 83647
208-580-2091 208-587-2171 Monday-Friday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.