The Building Division is responsible for ensuring that all construction projects permitted within the City comply with the California Building Codes, the Foster City Municipal Code and all other applicable codes and regulations.
|Hours:||The Building Division hours are 8:00 am - 5:00 pm|
The Building Division counter hours are from 8:00 am - 4:45 pm, closed from 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm on Fridays. (NO PERMITS ISSUED AFTER 4:45 pm)
The Building Division counter is closed the 4th Thursday of the month from 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
To schedule a building inspection contact the Building Division at 650-286-3227. Inspections are scheduled on a first come first serve basis, please call for availability. Twenty-four hour minimum advance notice is required.
When calling to schedule an inspection you will need to provide the address, application number, and the type of inspection requested, contact name and phone number.
Mornings 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Express Plan Check Hours:||Tuesdays from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm (click here to see if your job qualifies for Express Plan Check)|
Plan Check turnaround times:
Project valuation under $100,000 notification is within one week
Operating any tools or equipment used in construction, repair, alteration, demolition or landscape maintenance is permissible in a residential district or within 100 yards of a residential district between the following hours:
7:30 am to 8:00 pm on weekdays
Major projects are subject to more stringent work hours limitations in their conditions of approval.
Building Division Contacts:
|Marty Cooper||Building Officialfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Armand Lobao||Senior Building Inspectoremail@example.com|
|Eric Dreesman||Building Inspectorfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Cons Look||Building Inspectoremail@example.com|
|Len Matchniff||Building Inspectorfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Elinor Tolentino||Office Assistant IIemail@example.com|
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City Hall - 610 Foster City Blvd.
Foster City, CA 94404