Requesting an Inspection

After the Building Permit has been issued, you will need obtain the required inspections as work on your project progresses. To request an inspection, please call (510) 578-4261 at least one day prior to the day you want the inspection to occur on. If no one is available to take your request, please leave a message.  When requesting an inspection, be ready to provide the following information:

  • Project address
  • Permit number (located at the top right corner of the yellow Inspection Record Card)
  • Your name and phone number
  • The day you want the inspection to occur on
  • The general time of day you would like the inspection
    • AM = 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM or
    • PM = 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
  • The type of inspection you are requesting

A Building Inspection staff person will call you back to confirm your inspection request.