AQAI accreditation demonstrates that subcontracting companies are competent to provide building department services for communities. The accreditation is based on AQAI Accreditation Criteria for Building Code Regulatory Agencies And Third-Party Service Providers (AC251). Getting accredited involves an assessment of the department’s goals, policies, and procedures for permitting, inspections and plan reviews.


AQAI Accreditation for Building Department Third-party Service Providers

Demonstrates that non-governmental third-parties implement best practices for public safety.

Independent verification to ensure that these entities are competent and meet nationally recognized standards.

A performance tool that help to establish, and assess  goals for public       safety, customer service, budgeting, professional development, and other related functions.

Enhances the public and professional image of building departments.