Building Department Counter Hours:
Monday – Thursday 8:00 a.m. – 12 p.m. or by Appointment
(Closed Afternoons & Fridays)

PLEASE BE AWARE: THE BUILDING DEPARTMENT IS EXPERIENCING A BACKLOG OF APPLICATIONS AND HIGHER THAN USUAL VOLUMES.  ALL APPLICATIONS WILL BE DELAYED AS A RESULT.  WE APPRECIATE YOUR COOPERATION AND PATIENCE AS WE SERVE OUR CUSTOMERS AS QUICKLY AS POSSIBLE.

CURRENT PROJECTED TURN-AROUND TIME IS APPROXIMATELY:  3 Weeks

The Building & Safety Department reviews construction plans for residential and commercial projects. It issues permits for approved plans and follows up with periodic inspections to ensure that work meets various building codes. The department’s work focuses on seeing that structures are as safe as they can be.

Building & Safety Staff
William Hayes
Building Official
Email:
 [email protected]     
Phone: 909 568-9749
Tyler Smith
Deputy  Building Official
Email: 
[email protected]  
Phone: 951 677-0070 EXT 244

New Permit Submittals
Please Email the Building Permit Applications to: [email protected]
Phone: (951) 677-7751 Ext. 201 

Request an Inspection 
If you would like to email us to schedule an inspection please do the following:
1) Email: [email protected]
2) Add INSPECTION REQUEST in the subject line to avoid delays 

When submitting this email, please include the following information:
a) Permit Number
b) Project address
c) Requested Inspection Type
d) Onsite contact name & phone number
e) Special instructions related to this inspection 
Or:
To request an inspection by phone, call: (951) 677‐5616.
When leaving a voicemail, please include the following information: 
a) Permit Number
b) Project address
c) Requested Inspection Type
d) Onsite contact name & phone number
e) Special instructions related to this inspection
*All building inspection requests received by 4:00 pm will be scheduled for the following business day. Inspection requests made after 4:00 pm on Thursday will be scheduled for the following Tuesday.

Applications & Forms

Building Permit Application
Fee Schedule
Pool Barrier Notice updated 02- 2018
Carbon Monoxide and Smoke Detector Notification

Construction Standards
Patio Cover Standard 03-2018
Block Wall
Retaining Wall

Solar
Solar Photo-Voltaic Submittal Requirements
Solar Permitting Guidebook - 4th Edition
 

Electric Vehicle Charging Guidelines for Residential Buildings
Electric Vehicle Charging Guidelines and Form
Electrical Vehicle Charging SCE Electricians Guide


Construction Hours

Monday through Saturday
6:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
No construction is permitted on Sunday or City observed holidays.

AB 3002 Business License, Building Permit Model Notice

Links to the Model Notices in English, Spanish, Tagalog, Korean, Vietnamese, Traditional Chinese and Simplified Chinese below:

Outside Agency Contacts:
School Fees - Contact Lake Elsinore Valley Unified School District - 951 353-7015
Water Meter - Contact Elsinore Valley Municipal Water District: 951 674-3146
Gas Meter - Contact Southern California Gas Company: 800 228-7377
Electric Meter - Contact SCE Planning Department: 800 644-4555
Riverside County Department of Environmental Health (for septic system approval): 951 955-8980 

The City of Wildomar has adopted the following code versions:
2019 California Building Code
2019 California Residential Code
2019 California Fire Code
2019 California Plumbing Code
2019 California Mechanical Code
2019 California Fuel Gas Code
2019 California Energy Conservation Code
2019 California Existing Building Code
2019 California Electrical Code
2019 California Green Code


City of Wildomar Design Criteria 

Ground Snow Load

Speed (mph)

Topographic Effects

Seismic Design Category

Weathering

Frost Line

Termite

Winter Design Temp

Ice Barrier Underlayment Required

AirFreezing Index

Zero

110

NO

D3 or E

Negligible

12”

Very Heavy

30

No

10

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