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We are accepting applications for Development Permits (Building and Grading). Learn how to make digital submittals​.

Requesting Building Inspections During The Covid-19 Shelter in Place Order

Schedule an Inspection​

**NEW** Advisory Regarding Revised COVID-19 Mandatory Directive for Construction​

For Building Department inquiries and questions, call (408) 299-5700

The DPD will provide construction and building inspections services in compliance with the Public Health Orders.​

In addition to implementing the protocols above you must complete the Covid-19 infrastructure COVID-19 Essential Critical Infrastructure Workers form​ and have it completed and available when your inspector arrives. The inspector will review the document for completeness and add it to your permit record.

The Office of Building Inspection ensures that buildings are compliant with current code in order to maintain a safe community standard. This is accomplished with professional plan checking, building inspection and investigation of substandard structures.

For Plan Check Information:


Special Projects:

Michael Alvarez
Principal Development Services Engineer

Stanford / Los Altos / Los Gatos

Senior Plan Check Engineer  

Principal Inspector


Inspection Information: North County

Inspection Information: Central and East County


Inspection Information: South County

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Last updated: 8/16/2021 11:07 AM