Building Division

One-Stop Permit Center
Contact Information
450 Civic Center Plaza - 2nd Floor
Richmond, CA 94804

Information & Inspections: 510-620-6868
Ayuda en EspaƱol: 510-621-1285
    (Spanish Information) 
Res. Rental Insp. Prog. Help Line: 510-781-5174
Permit Center Hours: 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Plan Checker Counter Hours:
       Monday - Thursday 9:00am - 11:00am
       Friday - No Plan Checker

Please note that our Plan Checker Counter hours have recently changed. Meeting is by appointment. To make an appointment, please sign-in with the Permit Technicians from 8:30 am to 9:30 am


The Building Division provides advice and technical expertise to assist customers with complex construction issues. The Division is committed to ensuring compliance with the evolving building codes and the safe and timely completion of building projects (read more)...