Building Permits & Inspection Office Closure Notice
Building Permits & Inspection counters will be closed for inspector training. We will be performing very limited field inspections on Thursday January 9th and Monday January 13th. Emergency type inspections will only be performed on these days.
The downtown Building Assistance Center will be open for all other departments. We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.
There will be no Fire Department representative at the Downtown Building Assistant Center from Dec. 23, 2019 – Jan. 7, 2020. Customers can call Metro fires main office at: (916) 859-4330 or go to 10545 Armstrong Ave. #310, Mather, CA 95655 for assistance.
The Building Department counter at the Fair Oaks satellite office will be closed on Tuesday December 24th & Tuesday December 31st. Building counters at the Goethe Road office and Downtown office will be open. We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause._____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
The Building Permits and Inspections office can help you obtain a building permit if your planned project is located within unincorporated Sacramento County. We help ensure that projects are constructed and installed in accordance with the California Building Code, Sacramento County regulations and related building laws. These building codes and ordinances are intended to ensure your project is safe and a benefit to you and the overall quality of our community. Building permits are required by law.
The standards and requirements set forth in the California Building Codes as amended in Title 16 of the Sacramento County Code shall apply to the construction, alteration, relocation, enlargement, replacement, repair, removal, demolition, use, and occupancy of buildings or structures within this jurisdiction. This website is meant to provide general guidance on those standards and requirements. None of this website’s content is intended to nullify any provisions of local, state or federal law and in cases of conflict, the highest and most restrictive standard shall apply.