Inspections and Enforcement

Tom Ford, Code Enforcement Officer

P.O. Box 1130
Clayton, DE  19938

Ph: (302) 508-2714
Fx: (302) 653-2017

Monday - Friday


The Department of Inspections & Enforcement is responsible for the inspection of all construction to ensure the structures comply with local building codes and ordinances.

We are responsible for monitoring and acting upon any municipal ordinance infraction. 

Visit the International Code Council website.

Mission Statement

The mission of the Department of Inspections & Enforcement is to ensure the highest quality of life for the citizens of the Town of Clayton through the enforcement of the IBC/IRC 2012 Codes and Ordinances that protect public health, safety, and welfare.