Building Services

The Building Services department is responsible for all permitting efforts within the City of Harrisburg. Building Services provides records, reviews and issues permits, and performs building inspections. A major focus of the department is to ensure that commercial and residential buildings, structures, and developments comply with International Building Code and all other applicable local, state, and federal laws, regulations, and ordinances.



Building Permit Information & FAQs


Building Permit Application Forms


Building Permit Reports


Building Codes




Building Services
301 E. Willow Street
Harrisburg, SD 57032
Phone: 605-646-1344

To request a building inspection, contact Building Services. 

To request sewer/water line inspections: Contact Adam 605-595-5859

To request a mechanical inspection: Contact Steve 605-595-3527

Plumbing and electrical work is permitted and inspected through the State agencies: 

South Dakota Plumbing Commission Phone: 605-773-3429

South Dakota Electrical Commission Phone: 605-773-3573

Request a Certificate of Occupancy


Request a Copy of a Building Permit 


Request a Building Permit Extension