Request an Inspection

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To request a construction inspection for an active Building or Fire permit, you now have two choices.  You can request an inspection via our online request tool or call:

24-HOUR INSPECTION REQUEST LINE

(619) 441-6210

All requests received before 7:30 a.m. will receive an inspection that same day. You may request a morning inspection time (8:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.) or afternoon inspection time. (1:00 -4:30 p.m.).  City Hall is closed every other Friday, and please refer to our calendar to see which Fridays we are closed. 

Information required to schedule an inspection :

  • Building or Fire Permit number
  • Requested date of inspection
  • The inspection code for the type of inspection you are requesting (Inspection Codes)
  • A contact phone number with area code
  • Inspection preference: a.m. or p.m.

Frequently Asked Questions:

What do I do if I want to cancel an inspection? 

Simply call the Building and Fire Safety Group at (619) 441-1726 and tell the secretary that you wish to cancel your inspection.

What do I do if I need to talk to my inspector prior to the date and time of the inspection? 

Call the general office number at (619) 441-1726 and ask to speak to your inspector. Inspectors can best be reached between 8:00 - 8:30 a.m. or 4:30 - 5:30 p.m.