San Bernardino County Building Department

Find San Bernardino County California building departments, planning, permits, zoning, and inspections. Building Departments provide information on certificates of occupancy (CO), building codes, construction codes, inspections, safety, violations, permits, community planning, zoning laws, regulations, ordinances, maps, and land use.


Adelanto Building Department 11600 Air Expressway Adelanto CA 92301 760-246-2310


California State Permits 116 South Riverside Avenue Rialto CA 92376 909-874-5058

Chino Hills Building Department 2001 Grand Avenue Chino Hills CA 91709 909-364-2780

Chino Hills City Planning Department and Permits 14000 City Center Drive Chino Hills CA 91709 909-364-2750

Chino Permits 13220 Central Avenue Chino CA 91710 909-591-9813

Chino Planning Department 13220 Central Avenue Chino CA 91710 909-591-9812

Colton Planning Department 659 North La Cadena Drive Colton CA 92324 909-370-5079

Grand Terrace Building Department 22795 Barton Road Grand Terrace CA 92313 909-430-2250

Hesperia Planning Department 15776 Main Street Hesperia CA 92345 760-947-1200

Needles Building Department 817 3rd Street Needles CA 92363 760-326-5703

Needles Planning Department 817 3rd Street Needles CA 92363 760-326-3805

Ontario Planning Department 303 East B Street Ontario CA 91764 909-395-2036

Rancho Cucamonga Planning Department 10500 Civic Center Drive Rancho Cucamonga CA 91730 909-477-2750

Redlands Planning Department 35 Cajon Street Redlands CA 92373 909-798-7555

Rialto Permits 150 South Palm Avenue Rialto CA 92376 909-820-2505

San Bernadino Building Department 385 North Arrowhead Avenue San Bernardino CA 92415 909-384-5179

San Bernadino County Building Department 57407 Twentynine Palms Highway Yucca Valley CA 92284 800-722-8511

San Bernadino Planning Department 300 North D Street San Bernardino CA 92418 909-384-5357

San Bernardino Building Department 477 Summit Boulevard Big Bear Lake CA 92315 909-866-0170

San Bernardino Planning Department and Permits 385 North Arrowhead Avenue San Bernardino CA 92415 909-387-8311

About the San Bernardino County Building Department

Building Departments in San Bernardino County, CA are responsible for ensuring safe construction of buildings located in their jurisdictions. Building Departments create building codes and standards for building construction to ensure building safety. The San Bernardino County DOB is involved in all aspects of construction, including zoning laws, design requirements, building materials, trade and professional license regulation.

You may contact the Building Department for questions about:
  • San Bernardino County, California building inspection records
  • Contractor license searches
  • San Bernardino County building codes
  • Building permit violations, appeals, and fines
  • Construction permits and building ordinances
  • San Bernardino County, CA zoning laws and requirements
San Bernardino County Public Property Records

The Department of Buildings makes public records available upon request including building and property records, construction permits, inspection reports and logs, violations, complains and zoning ordinances.

Building Code Enforcement

San Bernardino County Building Departments create and enforce building, planning and zoning regulations. The DOB enforces these codes through inspections and levies fines and fees for buildings that are not in compliance with local law. The Office also provides training and certification for building inspectors who enforce local law through building inspections.

San Bernardino County, California Building & Construction Permits

Building Departments in San Bernardino County are tasked with enforcing local building codes as well as any zoning and planning standards required by state laws and statutes. The Department reviews construction and design plans prior to construction and awards permits to legal construction projects. San Bernardino County building inspectors ensure construction and buildings are in compliance of building code before, during and after construction has been completed. Building Departments also inspect new construction prior to occupancy is permitted and award certificates of occupancy to buildings that meet requirements.

Building Safety & Maintenance

San Bernardino County Building Departments routinely inspect buildings and structures in California to ensure they are in compliance of local code and safe for occupancy. The Department inspects buildings after damage due to fire, natural disaster or whenever damage may render a structure unsafe to occupy. If a building is determined unsafe for occupancy, inspectors have the authority to condemn buildings until improvements are made.