General Information

Contact Dept

  • Phone:
    (559) 600-4078
  • Fax:
    (559) 600-4548
  • Address:
    2220 Tulare Street, 6th floor
    Fresno, CA 93721
  • Permits & Zoning Phone:
    (559) 600-4540
  • New Permits & Zoning Fax:
    (559) 455-4700
  • Office CLOSED:
    Christmas Day, Thursday, December 25
  • Email Department

Apply For An Online Building Permit

NEW INSPECTIONS MUST BE CALLED IN BY 2:30 PM
THE DAY PRIOR TO THE REQUESTED INSPECTION DAY

  
If you already have a logon ID Click Here to begin your online application for a building permit.

First time users, please read below:

1.  Make sure you have the physical address of the property, or the Assessor's Parcel Number (APN.)  If you do not know the address or the APN for the property, you can find out by calling (559) 600-4540.
2.  Review the list of permit types you can apply for on-line:

DAMAGE INVESTIGATION (FIRE, SNOW, ETC)
DEMOLITION PERMIT
ELECTRIC METER CONNECTION/SERVICE CHANGE
ELECTRICAL REWIRE OF RESIDENCE
WATER WELL PUMP
AG PUMP
EXTERIOR WALL COVERING INSTALL OR REPLACE
HEATER/AC INSTALL OR REPLACE
ON-SITE GAS/WATER/SEWER PIPING
PLUMBING FIXTURES REPLACE
REINSPECTION FEE
RE-PLUMB EXISTING RESIDENCE
RE-ROOF RESIDENCE
RE-ROOF RESIDENCE WITH DETACHED GARAGE
RE-ROOF NON-RESIDENTIAL BUILDING
SEPTIC SYSTEM (NEW)
SEPTIC SYSTEM (REPAIR)
SEWER CONNECTION
SHOWER PAN/WALLS IN EXISTING BUILDINGS REPLACE
WATER HEATER REPLACE
WINDOW REPLACEMENT
WOOD BURNING/GAS APPLIANCE INSERT INSTALLATION

For building permits not listed here, please contact us by telephone at (559) 600-4540 or (800) 742-1011 extension 04540.

3.  Determine which agency issues building permits for your location.  If you are unsure, click here to launch the GIS system  where you can enter the address or APN number to be automatically directed to the proper jurisdiction.
4.  Click Here to begin your online application for a building permit.