Building Department


The Grass Valley Building Department manages plan reviews, permit issuance, building inspections, and code compliance for all properties in the City of Grass Valley (3-4 digit Grass Valley addresses). 

All Building, Demolition, and Grading Permits are applied for and issued via the City’s online building permit portal. You can also search for active/finaled building permits via the online portal. 

Office Hours: Monday – Thursday, 7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. 

Phone: (530) 274-4340  |  Email:

Inspection Hours: Monday – Thursday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. 

  • 24-Hour Inspection Request Line: (530) 274-4343

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