Stop Work Order

Stop Work Order

Commonly Asked Questions:

What do I do when I receive a Stop Work Order notice?

Upon issuance of a Stop Work Order, the cited work shall immediately cease. The Stop Work Order shall state the reason for the order, and the conditions under which the cited work will be permitted to resume.
(San Leandro Municipal Code Title VII, Chapter 5, Section 115.2)

How do I remedy a Stop Work Order?

Contact the inspector listed on the Stop Work Order, or bring your copy to the Building & Safety division located at 835 E. 14th Street. You may also contact the Building & Safety division by telephone (510) 577-3423.

What could happen if I continue to work in spite  of the Stop Work Order?

Any person who shall continue any work after having been served with a Stop Work Order, except such work as that person is directed to perform to remove a violation or unsafe condition, shall be subject to penalties as prescribed by law.
(San Leandro Municpal Code Title VII, Chapter 5, Section 115.3)