Building Division

One-Stop Permit Center
Poster - IVR Syster - WEB

Contact Information

450 Civic Center Plaza - 2nd Floor
Richmond, CA 94804

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Permit Center Hours: NEW PERMIT COUNTER HOURS (Starting Friday, April 5, 2019)

        Monday - Thursday 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
        Friday 9:00 am - 12:30 pm 


Plan Checker Counter Hours:

       Monday - Thursday 9:00am - 11:00am
       *Mandatory Sign-in 8:30am - 9:30am
       Friday - No Plan Checker
*Meeting with Plan Checker is by appointment. To make an appointment, please sign-in with the Permit Technicians from 8:30 am to 9:30 am. 


The Building Division provides advice and technical expertise to assist customers with complex construction issues. The Division is committed to ensuring compliance with the evolving building codes and the safe and timely completion of building projects (read more)...
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