Schedule a Building Inspection

To Schedule a Building Inspection

Complete the Inspection Request Form Here.

Inspections requested before 3:00 pm on any business day will be scheduled for the next business day.
Inspections requested after 3:00 pm will be scheduled for the day after the next business day.

Inspections may also be scheduled via telephone, by calling (530) 542-6017

The following information is required when requesting an inspection:

  • A description of the type of inspection
  • Name and contact information
  • Permit number
  • Project address
  • Date inspection needed (if different from standard inspection scheduling time)

Standard Inspection Scheduling Times

Inspections are conducted from approximately 9:00 am to 3:00 pm each day.

Inspectors will call 5-20 minutes prior to arrival for each inspection.

 Time of inspection can be estimated using the inspection map below.

Be Prepared

Please be prepared for your inspection. A re-inspection fee may be charged if you are not ready or the inspector cannot gain entry. Permit card and plans must be onsite.

Inspection Routes

Inspection Routes Maps

Please be advised: The Engineering Division may conduct Stormwater Inspections at high priority sites (close to SEZ, steep slopes, etc.) throughout the summer. Inspections will focus on temporary BMPs that protect any and all discharges from the construction site. For more information, visit the Stormwater Program section on the Engineering web page.

To Schedule a VHR Inspection:

To Schedule a VHR Inspection visit the Vacation Home Rentals (VHR) page or call 530-542-6011 for VHR inspection requests. Do not leave requests for VHR inspections on the 530-542-6017 request line.