3200 E Tahquitz Canyon Way
Palm Springs, CA 92262
Phone: (760) 323-8242
Fax: (760) 322-8342
TDD: (760) 864-9527
**California 2016 Codes Effective January 1, 2017**
Office Hours: Counter hours are 8:00 am to 6:00 pm, Mon-Thurs.
The Building & Safety Department provides and is responsible for the enforcement of the building, electrical, plumbing, mechanical codes, and certain municipal codes as adopted by the City Council. The Department is also responsible for enforcement of the California State accessibility regulations and energy conservation regulations. The Department reviews and processes permit applications, plan check applications, calculations, and other related documents, and performs inspections of all construction projects. These services are provided directly to the community using a variety of methods including a public counter, web-site, phones, mail, e-mail, and extensive field site visits.