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
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 10-20 minutes prior to arrival for each inspection.
Time of inspection can be estimated using the following inspection map.
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.
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.
Vacation Home Rental (VHR) Inspections
Please call 530-542-6011 for VHR inspection requests. Do not leave requests for VHR inspections on the 530-542-6017 request line.