Salt Lake City

Boards and Commissions

(801) 535-7743

Board of Appeals & Examiners

The Salt Lake City Board of Appeals and Examiners is housed in the Department of Community and Neighborhoods, Building Services and Civil Enforcement Division. The Board reviews and directs matters concerning building construction, housing, abatement codes and and technical disciplines therein, and interprets technical regulations.

Agendas and Minutes

Bylaws and Governing Documents

Meeting Information

Meet as needed

City and County Building, 451 S State, Salt Lake City

Member Qualifications

Five members, with one LEED accredited professional, hold office for five years on the Board of Appeals and Examiners. The members are appointed by Mayor Erin Mendenhall and confirmed by the City Council. The chairman and vice chair for the board are elected by the members each year. Members with experience and enthusiasm for matters pertaining to building construction and housing are preferred.

Powers and Duties

The Board resolves appeals pertaining to building construction, housing, and abatement codes that may contain errors regarding judgement and purpose made by an administrative official. The board may also recommend and advocate new ordinances to the City Council as appropriate.

Current Members

Member Serving Since Council District Term Expires

Contact Information

Orion Goff

Director of Building Services

(801) 535-6681 or