Building and Safety Division

The Building and Safety Division is responsible for processing building permits, plan checks, conducting site and building inspections, monitoring construction activities and enforcing Ojai's codes. 

The Building Division counter is open Monday through Friday, between the hours of 8 am to 5 pm for submittals ONLY.


The Building Inspector/Official is available to answer questions at the counter between 9 am and 10 am – Tuesday through Thursday – or via email at


Inspections are conducted Tuesday through Thursday 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. No inspections will be conducted Monday’s or Friday’s.  To schedule an inspection call the 24-Hour Inspection Request Line (805)646-5581 EX 127.

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