Monterey County Building Permits (California)

Search for Monterey County, CA building permits. A building permit search can provide information on applying for a permit, permit requirements, land use permits, occupancy permits, permit rules, rejected permit applications, appeal a rejected permit, construction permits, demolition permits, septic system permits, renovation permits, looking up permits, checking if a permit is valid, fire code permits, certificates of zoning compliance, and water system permits.


Building Departments in Monterey County, CA create and enforce building codes and zoning rules to ensure that buildings are safe. They also review and approve building plans and issue Monterey County building permits. These building permits may be required for land development, renovations, demolition, repairs, and other construction. Permits can show if a building meets Monterey County fire codes and other building regulations, demonstrate that a building is safe to occupy, and they can also be used to prove that a construction project holds a valid Monterey County building permit. Monterey County Building Departments provide information on which projects require a building permit, how to apply for a permit, and the rules for receiving a permit. They may also provide searchable databases of approved Monterey County building permits. Building Departments often provide online access to building permit rules and records.

Marina Building Department Marina CA 211 Hillcrest Avenue 93933 831-884-1214

Marina City Building Department and Planning Marina CA 209 Cypress Ave 93933 831-884-1214

Monterey County Building Department Salinas CA 168 West Alisal Street 93901 831-755-5015

Monterey County Planning Department Salinas CA 168 West Alisal Street 93901 831-755-5025

Pacific Grove Building Department Pacific Grove CA 300 Forest Avenue 93950 831-648-3183

Pacific Grove Permits Pacific Grove CA 2100 Sunset Drive 93950 831-648-5722

Salinas Permits Salinas CA 65 West Alisal Street 93901 831-758-7251

Salinas Zoning Salinas CA 65 West Alisal Street 93901 831-758-7206

Sand City Planning Department Sand CA 1 Sylvan Way 93955 831-394-6700


Town and City Halls in Monterey County, CA provide municipal services for their community, such as preserving vital records and issuing and filing building permits. These Monterey County building permits may be required for a number of construction projects, including renovations, demolitions, repairs, land development, and planned construction. They may also issue land use permits related to property boundary lines, as well as occupancy permits that certify that a building meets code and can be occupied by residents in Monterey County, California. These records can be used to prove that a construction project has a valid Monterey County permit, find approved and rejected permit applications, or to look up building permit requirements, apply for a permit, or search for approved permits. Town and City Halls typically provide online access to their building permit services.

Carmel City Hall Carmel-by-the-Sea CA MONTE VERDE St 93921 831-620-2000

Gonzales City Hall Gonzales CA 147 4th Street 93926 831-675-5000

Greenfield City Hall Greenfield CA 45 El Camino Real 93927 831-674-5591

King City City Hall King CA 212 South Vanderhurst Avenue 93930 831-385-3281

Marina City Hall Marina CA 211 Hillcrest Avenue 93933 831-884-1278

Monterey City Hall Monterey CA 735 Pacific Street 93940 831-646-3765

Pacific Grove City Hall Pacific Grove CA 300 Forest Avenue 93950 831-648-3100

Salinas City Hall Salinas CA 200 Lincoln Avenue 93901 831-758-7381

Seaside City Hall Seaside CA 440 Harcourt Avenue 93955 831-899-6700

Soledad City Hall Soledad CA 248 Main Street 93960 831-678-3963


Building Inspectors in Monterey County, CA ensure that all construction projects meet building codes and regulations. They are responsible for monitoring designs, building materials, Monterey County building safety codes, and utilities like electricity and plumbing. As part of this job, Monterey County Building Inspectors issue permits for new construction, remodels, renovations, and planned construction. They also issue demolition, relocation, and occupancy permits, including inspection reports that verify that a Monterey County property is safe for residents. Building Inspectors maintain records and reports on their inspections and permits, which include information about the Monterey County property owners, the property, and whether the permit is valid. Their records also show Monterey County violations and work stoppage orders. They provide information on how to receive a permit as well as permit requirements, and much of this information may be available on the Building Inspector website.

Monterey Building Inspector Monterey CA 580 Pacific Street 93940 831-646-3890

Monterey County Building Inspector Salinas CA 168 West Alisal Street 93901 831-755-5025

Monterey County Building Inspector Monterey CA 1200 Aguajito Road 93940 831-647-7620

Salinas Building Inspector Salinas CA 65 West Alisal Street 93901 831-758-7251

Seaside Building Inspector Seaside CA 440 Harcourt Avenue 93955 831-899-6736


Code Enforcement Offices in Monterey County, CA are responsible for ensuring compliance with building codes, zoning rules, and other regulations. As part of enforcing these codes and regulations, Monterey County Code Enforcement often issue building permits. These permits may be required for Monterey County land development, demolition, repairs, renovations, and other kinds of construction. They may also issue Monterey County occupancy permits at the end of a construction project, which certify that the building meets code and can be occupied. Code Enforcement Offices may also be responsible for issuing certificates of zoning compliance, and they produce reports that show if a building has any code violations or has a valid Monterey County permit for construction. Their office can also help look up building permit rules, apply for a permit, or search for approved permits. Code Enforcement Offices often provide online access to their building permit records.

Monterey City Code Enforcement Monterey CA 424 Madison Street 93940 831-646-3750

Salinas Code Enforcement Salinas CA 65 West Alisal Street 93901 831-758-7157