Building & Safety Services

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Important Department Information

  • Building inspection line: 805-875-8231
  • New Energy Provision of the 2016 California Building Standards Code, Title 24 along with informational bulletin


Mission Statement

The Building Division's mission is to provide quality services to the community in a manner that is comprehensive, effective, knowledgeable and business-friendly. The Building Division will partner with the construction industry and property owners to promote safety in the built environment by ensuring all private development is built to City standards.


Online forms and Construction Details - These documents are provided to assist you in developing your projects to conform to California Building Codes, thereby expediting the permit process.



Search Building and Planning Records

Building Inspection

Serving developers, contractors and homeowners by guiding them through the construction process to guarantee compliance with approved plans, pertinent codes and regulations.

Fire Prevention

To develop and promote the principals of fire prevention and related fire codes in connection with all aspects of community living in order to reduce the loss of life and property from fires and explosions.


Providing one stop permits for all your building/fire and development needs. Click Permits above to see when building, mechanical, plumbing and electrical permits are required.

Plan Review

Assisting the public by providing extensive, detailed and accurate plan review prior to the issuance of permits.


Building and Fire Codes

We have listed the model and State building codes for your convenience.

Building and Safety Services Booklet

Comprehensive information for a wide range of projects to assist both the residential and commercial customer with their construction and permitting needs.

Automatic Sprinkler Systems

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