The following information is required when requesting an inspection:


          • A description of the type of inspection

          • Name and contact information

          • Permit number (when applicable)

          • Project address

          • Date inspection needed (if different from standard inspection scheduling time)


Building Inspections:


Inspection will be scheduled for the next business day if the request is received prior to 3:00 pm on any business day. If request is received after 3:00 pm, it will be scheduled for the day after the next business day (unless another date is indicated).


Planning and Fire Inspections:


Someone from the division will reach out to you to schedule your inspection. Please ensure your contact information is current. Visit Fire and Safety Inspections Page for more your 


SCHEDULE INSPECTION ONLINE or call Inspection Line: (530) 542-6017

Inspection Route

It is our goal to arrive for your inspection within the a.m. or p.m. designations as shown above. Your inspector will call 5 - 20 minutes prior to arrival. Inspections are conducted from approximately 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m., Monday - Friday.

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 (Best Management Practices) that protect any and all discharges from the construction site. For more information, visit the Stormwater Program section on the Engineering web page. 

Information on our V.I.P (Video Inspection Program)