The best way to determine if a proposed project requires a permit is to contact the Building and Safety Division at (909) 364-2780. A permit is generally required for any new building, addition, alteration, repair, or change in use of an existing building or structure, and site improvements. Examples of residential items that require permits: *Water heater replacement *Re-Roof *Interior remodels *Window replacements *Patio covers *Second Story Decks *Balconies Examples of commercial items that require permits: *Moveable cases more than 6' in height * Shelving units/gondolas more than 6' in height * Addition of walls * Removal of bearing walls or non-bearing demising walls between two or more spaces * Changes made to the electrical, plumbing, or mechanical systems * Change in occupancy
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All complaints against contractors are handled through the Contractors State License Board. They can be reached at (800) 321-2752, or visit their website.
To verify if a contractor is licensed with the Contractors State License Board, call (800) 321-2752, or visit their website.
Exemption from the permit requirements of this Code shall not be deemed to grant authorization for any work to be done in any manner in violation of the provisions of other laws or ordinances.
*Please call the Inspection Hotline (909) 364-2790. *Only inspection requests left on the hotline prior to 3:00 pm will be conducted the next business day. *Any inspection requests left after 3:00 pm on Friday will be performed the following Tuesday. *Please state the address, permit number, and type of inspection. *Messages left on the hotline are not returned. Hotline is for inspection requests only. *Due to the high volume of inspections we are unable to give appointment times. *If unable to keep an inspection please call the Community Development Counter at (909) 364-2780 to cancel. *If no one is home, or access is not provided, a re-inspection fee may be required.
Please call the Building & Safety counter at (909) 364-2780. Building Inspectors are best available from 7:30 am - 8:00 am & 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm.
Please visit the Building & Safety webpage for current building code information.
There are requirements for a Plug-In Vehicle Infrastructure Permit. View the Plug-In Electric Vehicle Requirement Check List (PDF)