The Buildings Inspectorate is an official body with the purpose of promoting, guiding, and supervising the creation and maintenance of a high-quality built environment, the city’s building stock, and a good cityscape, as well as ensuring that public interests are taken into account. The Building Inspectorate establishes the permit requirements for construction projects and handles the issuing of construction-related permits and, e.g. landscaping permits.

You can apply for a building permit electronically using the ePermit tool, which currently works best with Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox. ePermit

However, one set of backed and bound paper plans must still be submitted to the building inspectorate.

The Buildings Inspectorate is located at the Service Point Alvari and is open Mon to Fri, 9 am to 3pm.
Postal address: PL 215, 60101 Seinäjoki
Visiting address: Alvar Aallon katu 10, E-door, puh. +3586416 2121

Leading Building Inspector Katja Helenius, tel. +35850 444 0309
Building Inspector Tero Raveala, tel. +35850 554 3322
Licensing engineers:
Seinäjoki and Peräseinäjoki: Päivi Finni, tel. +35840 774 8481
Nurmo and Ylistaro: Pauliina Vähälummukka, tel. +35844 425 5226
Inspection engineers:
Jarmo Akkala, tel. +35844 425 5070
Pasi Nevanperä, tel. +35844 425 5300
Matti Kujanpää, tel. +35850478 5244
Ari Peltola tel. +35850 376 0509