Building & Safety

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3200 E Tahquitz Canyon Way 
Palm Springs, CA 92262 
Phone: (760) 323-8242
Fax: (760) 322-8342
TDD:  (760) 864-9527



**California 2016 Codes Effective January 1, 2017**


Office Hours: Counter hours are 8:00 am to 6:00 pm, Mon-Thurs.                

The Building & Safety Department provides and is responsible for the enforcement of the building, electrical, plumbing, mechanical codes, and certain municipal codes as adopted by the City Council. The Department is also responsible for enforcement of the California State accessibility regulations and energy conservation regulations. The Department reviews and processes permit applications, plan check applications, calculations, and other related documents, and performs inspections of all construction projects. These services are provided directly to the community using a variety of methods including a public counter, web-site, phones, mail, e-mail, and extensive field site visits.


Building Permit Applications and Forms 

Building Code Ordinance

Construction Hours / Horas de Construccion


Plan Review

Information Bulletins

Handout Guides

Monthly Activity Reports

Permit Fee Schedule FY 2018-19 (Effective 07/02/2018)

California 2016 Building Codes Effective 1/1/2017



Contractor's License Board





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