Notice: The New 2022 California Building Codes Take Effect on January 1, 2023
The last day to submit under the existing 2019 California Building Codes will be December 12th, 2022, and all plan check fees must be paid by December 22nd, 2022
The Permit Center is Open for In-Person Services
Walk-ins are welcome but customers with appointments will be given preference. The cut off for walk-ins is 3:30pm Monday, Tuesday and Thursday and 2:30pm on Wednesday. The Permit Center is closed on Fridays. Permit Center is closed at lunchtime from 12 pm to 1 pm.
Building and Safety Services oversees the department's Permit Center. Residents and businesses come to the Permit Center to process building permit applications, answer questions regarding current building codes, and plan submittal requirements. Building and Safety Services also oversees the Federal Floodplain Program and the Earthquake Retrofit Program.
To schedule a Fire Inspection, contact the Fire Prevention Office at 510-577-3317.