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Inspections should occur in the listed order; however, they may vary due to unforeseen circumstances. Also, the highlighted addresses should occur in the afternoon, but those that are closer to the morning and afternoon could vary either way

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



**California 2019 Codes Effective January 1, 2020**


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.


Permit Fee Schedule FY 2019-20 (Effective 08/04/2019)

Building Permit Applications and Forms 

Building Code Ordinance

Construction Hours / Horas de Construccion


Plan Review

Information Bulletins

Handout Guides

Monthly Activity Reports

Comprehensive Fee Schedule FY 2019-20
Comprehensive Fee Schedule FY 2019-20 (Effective 09/22/2019)




Contractor's License Board





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