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King Fire Update: The King Fire is currently at 82,018 acres with 10% containment. The following intersections are closed to the public: Mosquito Ridge at Gorman Ranch, Foresthill Divide at Soda Springs, and Foresthill Divide at Deadwood. IRONMAN cancellation supported by Placer County Health Officials. Public Information line is currently staffed at 530-886-5310 to handle inquiries. More »

Building Division

Tim Wegner, Chief Building Official

Services and Information

  • Building Codes and Policies
    Codes to evaluate building plans and permit applications
  • Permits Services
    Online building permits for contractors, Daily Inspection list, fees
  • Look Up Permits
    Parcel & permit research, reports, a fee estimation worksheet, jurisdiction locator
  • Code Enforcement
    Correcting violations of county codes, building, land use, engineering and survey, and storm water
  • Inspections
    Daily inspections list and how to schedule appointment
  • Forms and Handouts/ Information
    Including permits, plan submission, inspection, etc.
  • Information and Standards
    Handouts for electrical, kitchen and bath, mechanical, plumbing, lead-free requirements
  • Plan Review
    Plan Submission information, required documents, plan check requirements
  • Accessibility Regulations
    Checklists and references on ADA regulations



Designers and Design Professionals


Mission Statement

To provide courteous, prompt, and professional building permit services by processing application, reviewing plans, and inspecting construction in the unincorporated areas of Placer County in order to verify that work complies with building codes for safe and habitable structures.

Disclaimer: Although every effort is made to provide complete and accurate information on this website, users are advised to contact appropriate Community Development Resource Agency (CDRA) staff before making project decisions. This may involve contacting more than one department/division within CDRA (e.g. Building, Planning, Environmental Health, Air pollution, Engineering & Surveying, etc.), since each department/division implements specific codes or ordinances which may affect your project.

How are we doing?

Customer Satisfaction Survey