Building

petaluma-building

WHAT WE DO

We oversee all local building construction and alteration projects to make sure buildings and structures are safe, accessible, energy efficient, and built according to all state and local building codes. We coordinate building projects with other city departments, oversee inspections, and issue all building permits. Click HERE to access the permit processing page. Permit applications must be submitted online through our new Permits & Planning Hub.

BUILDING INSPECTION CUT OFF TIME

Our Building Inspection cut-off time with change to 2:00pm, effective June 12, 2023.  To schedule inspections for the following day, requests need to be received BEFORE 2:00pm daily.

CODE ENFORCEMENT AND COMPLAINTS

The Building Division also investigates complaints about unpermitted construction and substandard housing through the Code Enforcement Officer and Field Inspectors.

Click HERE to access our complaints and concerns form.

 

Permit Process

Handouts

Residential

Inspections

Commercial

City Code

707.778.4301
Walk-In Open Counter Hours: 10am - 3pm
Monday through Thursday ONLY
CLOSED EVERY FRIDAY

Staff available by phone, email or appointment: 8am - 5pm
Monday through Thursday
CLOSED EVERY FRIDAY
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