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COVID-19 PROCEDURE: City Hall is open with limited capacity for in person appointments. Members of the public and applicants are strongly encouraged to email, phone or video conference with staff to conduct business. The Community Development Department will continue to accept permit applications, development inquiries, and plan reviews electronically.

If you have a question or need to complete a City transaction, you may do so via phone, e-mail or online through the City website. Click to View Staff Directory and/or Contact Us. Should you need to drop-off materials (payments, applications, etc.) for ANY City department, a mail drop off box is located at the City Hall, 300 Forest Ave. Visit the COVID-19 page for additional updates, information and resources.

Building Division Services Survey
Have you received a Building Permit from the City of Pacific Grove? If so, we want YOUR feedback on our Building Division services! Take our simple survey and tell us about your experience via the link below. We look forward to hearing from you!

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The Building Division oversees all residential and commercial construction activities in the community. The division ensures that all building codes and regulations are met, based on local, state, and federal guidelines.

Building staff administers permit and inspection services for all construction activity to ensure compliance with local and state building codes and to provide public safety to the community.

Building staff provides counter services, plan review services, and inspection services; and responds to building-related questions and requests from the public, City Manager and City Council.
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Additional Information & Resources
Building Permits
Building Inspections
Building Bulletins
Building Codes
Building Submittal Requirements and Handouts

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