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Building & Safety
Building & Safety
Building & Safety
Building & Safety
Building & Safety

Building & Safety

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Building & Safety services are being provided as follows during the local emergency from March 16 through April 19:

Building inspections are being provided on a next-day basis as usual. To schedule an inspection, please use the City's eService system or call (661) 255-4935

Other essential services will be provided online through the City's eService system

The following services are provided online:

The Permit Center at City Hall is currently not accepting customers in-person.

For more information, please call (661) 255-4935.
During this emergency, Permit Center hours are from 8:00 - 5:00.

Did you know...?

In 2019 Building & Safety
5,561 permits
and performed
33,842 building inspections
for more than
$388 million
of new construction in the
City of Santa Clarita!

Welcome to the home page for the Building & Safety Division of the City of Santa Clarita.  Our team of professional engineers, inspectors, and friendly support staff is dedicated to providing the highest level of plan review and inspection services to our community.

Before a building is constructed, repaired, or altered, the property owner is responsible to obtain the necessary permits. Building permits and inspections provide owners, insurance companies, and the public the assurance that construction is done in compliance with state building codes and local ordinances. These standards are intended to protect the integrity of buildings and the welfare of the community.

Fairness, equality, and the highest standard of professional ethics are our goal in providing our services to the community.  The successful completion of your project is important to the City of Santa Clarita, and we will work closely with you toward that end.

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Apply for a new permit or
view the status of a permit.

Office Phone: (661) 255-4935

E-mail: Please use our Resident Service Center.

Our staff is available at the Permit Center counter
located in City Hall, Suite 140:

  • Plan Review
    7:30 - 11:00 AM or by appointment (M-TH)
    8:00 - 11:00 AM or by appointment (F)
  • Previous permits and other public records
    7:30 AM - 5:30 PM (M-TH)
    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM (F) 
  • Permit Issuance
    7:30 AM - 5:00 PM (M-TH)
    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM (F)
  • Inspectors - by telephone or at the counter
    7:30 - 8:00 AM & 3:30 - 4:00 PM (M-TH)
    3:00 - 3:30 PM (F)
  • 24 -Hour Inspection Request Hotline
    (661) 286-4097

To schedule an inspection of work being done under an active City Permit, call the inspection request hotline prior to 2:30 p.m. one working day prior to the day of the inspection.


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