On November 20, 2012, West Mifflin Borough council passed Ordinance #1182 which requires an Occupancy Permit to be obtained when a residential or commercial property is sold within the limits of the Borough of West Mifflin. Click here to view the ordinance.

The Occupancy Permit Fees are as follows:

  • The Residential Occupancy Application Fee for a single family dwelling is $75.00.
  • Duplex’s and Multi-Family Dwellings Application Fee is $75.00 per unit.
  • The Commercial Occupancy Application Fee is $150.00.
  • The Re-Inspection Fee for 3rd Inspection is $25.00 for Residential Property and $50.00 for Commercial Property.


Please review these items to insure they are in compliance prior to calling to schedule an inspection as those items will be inspected by the Code Enforcement Officer.

An application needs filed in the Community Development Office and the appropriate fee paid for prior to scheduling an inspection.

For a Residential Occupancy Permit click here.

An Occupancy Permit is also required when a Commercial Property is leased to a new tenant or when the property is changing the use. Click here to download.

Any questions regarding the procedure to obtain an occupancy permit can be addressed by calling the Community Development Office at (412) 466 - 8174.

Hours of Operation

Monday through Friday
8:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.

Phone Number

(412) 466 - 8174

Fax Number

(412) 466 - 8173