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Building Inspections
(805) 564-5492 

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Mailing Address:
City of Santa Barbara
Community Development Dept.
Building & Safety Division, Inspections
PO BOX 1990
Santa Barbara, CA 93102


Building Inspections


To request a building inspection, call or email us with the following:

  • 9-digit permit case # (e.g. BLD####-#####)
  • Address for the inspection
  • Type(s) of inspection needed
  • Name of person to be contacted 
  • Phone number for contact by the inspector
  • Date desired for inspection

We currently accept requests until 6:30 AM on the day of the requested inspection.

The Building & Safety Division is closed every other Friday. See the City's Calendar of Events.


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