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Scheduling a Building Inspection with
Santa Cruz County, California

Attention: Inspections shall be scheduled as follows,

Inspections shall be scheduled on Santa Cruz County Government business days (Holidays & weekends are excluded), Monday through Friday only, no later than 3:30pm on a Santa Cruz County Government business day prior to the requested inspection date.

Inspections may be scheduled for all inspection areas on the following days:

Monday through Friday.

Friday inspections are limited to A.M. only and as noted below.

Note: The following types of inspections shall not be scheduled for Fridays: Finals or complex inspections. When unsure about whether your inspection may be scheduled for a Friday, contact Sean Livingston, SUPVG BLDG Inspector, prior to scheduling.

Prior to scheduling, please use the link below for our 2022 County Holiday Schedule:

Inspection requests shall be scheduled using the scheduling tool located below. Once you have completed and sent the inspection request form, a confirmation email will be sent indicating your inspection has been received and scheduled. All information is required. Incorrect or incomplete requests will not be scheduled.

Your area inspector will call the morning of the scheduled inspection date between 8am-9am to provide a two-hour inspection time frame (Time frames may not be requested for scheduling your inspection).