Building Inspection Division
The Building Inspection Division reviews construction documents, issues building permits, and conducts inspections on most construction projects within the City of Newark.
Quick Access to our most requested items:
Additional Informational Brochures regarding; Construction, Permit Issuance and Code Requirements please select a topic from the following list:
Business License Information
A business license is required for individuals and companies doing business within the City of Newark. For information please visit the Business License page or call the City Cashier at 510-578-4310.
Location and Hours of Operation
37101 Newark Boulevard
Newark, CA 94560
Monday through Thursday & alternating Fridays
(permits will not be issued after 4:30pm)
Please note: City offices are closed every other Friday
***January closures are the 13th and 27th. Additionally, City offices will be closed Monday, January 16th in observance of the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.***
Telephone: (510) 578-4261
Fax: (510) 578-4307
Division Head - Ray Collier, Chief Building Official and City Architect