Building and Safety (Permits and inspection)

    As of August 1st, 2023, all plan submittals shall be through the City's plan acceptance portal.
    The plans/reports and supporting documents can be submitted through the City's Plan Acceptance Portal

    To avoid the review of your plans as a 1st check and to avoid paying new plan check fees, please provide the following.
    1. The copy of the plan check application and fee receipt
    2. Last version of the plans
    3. Supporting documents if any
    4. Last correction list you have been issued by the County
    5. Your replies to the correction list
    6. Agency referral list County provided you after the 1st submittal
  • Permit Issuance involves processing and issuing permits, collecting fees, and gathering information for public use.
    Available from 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., Monday through Thursday

    For all permit application please complete the permit application worksheet and submit online

    ATTENTION: If your project has plans to be reviewed, please upload a pdf plans and separate pdf copies of supporting documents along with permit application worksheet.

  • Plan Check reviews plans for structural design and compliance with the City of Carson Building Code Requirements.

    All plans are submitted in pdf format through the City of Carson Building and Safety Division Plan Submittal Portal.

  • Construction Inspection reviews all phases of new private construction and city-owned facilities for compliance with City of Carson Building Code Requirements, and State mandated requirements.

    Inspections are conducted Monday through Thursday, between 8:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.

    To schedule an inspection please , or Click here to Request a Building and Safety Permit Inspection Online.  

    Inspection requests shall include the following:
    • Project address
    • Permit number
    • Inspection type
    • Contact information

    Our Services
    • Building Permits and Inspections
    • HVAC Mechanical Permits
    • Plumbing, Sewer Permits
    • Grading Permits
    • Electrical Permits
    • Plan Checks
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City Hall Contact

701 E Carson Street
Carson, CA 90745
(310) 830-7600, 7 AM - 6 PM
Monday - Thursday
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