To protect the health and safety of our community and staff, we will be closed to the public starting March 20, 2020 until further notice.
Building Inspection Schedule
A daily schedule for building inspections will be published at 8:00 a.m. each day the office is open for business. Our department is on a 9/80 work schedule with the office being closed every other Friday.
NOTE: After opening the link above, if you do not see the current day's schedule after the 8:00 a.m. publishing time, please try refreshing your browser cache by simultaneously pressing the Ctrl and F5 keys on Windows or simultaneously pressing the Command and R keys on the Mac. On mobile devices, you may need to clear the browser cache in your device settings.
To schedule a building inspection, please call the Development Services Department office between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. at (530) 822-7400 to speak with a Development Services Technician.
Online Building Permits
For certain "Fast Track" type building permits, an application can be completed, submitted and paid for online. A temporary permit will be immediately issued. You will be contacted when the Official Building Permit is ready for pickup at the Development Services Customer Service Counter at 1130 Civic Center Blvd., Yuba City. You must have in-hand an Official Building Permit before an inspection can be scheduled.
Please verify that you are in Sutter County’s jurisdiction before submitting an application. These permits are issued only for properties outside the Cities of Yuba City and Live Oak.
What Requires a Building Permit
Work commenced prior to obtaining a Building Permit will be subject to double fees.
Any Contractor found working without a Building Permit will be subject to double fees, in addition to, being referred to the CSLB (California State Licensing Board.)