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Building Division

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THE BUILDING DEPARTMENT IS NOW OPEN ON A LIMITED BASIS BY APPOINTMENT ONLY.

APPOINTMENTS MUST BE MADE ONLINE IN ADVANCE

CLICK HERE TO SET UP APPOINTMENTS WITH PLANNING, BUILDING, PUBLIC WORKS, OR CODE ENFORCEMENT STAFF  

Obtain a Permit through our Online Processing System

Scheduling an Inspection

Scheduled Inspections

 

The Building Division is responsible for the administration and enforcement of building codes and ordinances for construction, use and occupancy within the City of La Quinta.  This is accomplished through implementation of local, state and federal building, plumbing, mechanical and electrical codes.  Building handles plan checks, the issuance of permits and continuous inspections of new construction, remodels, additions and demolition to existing residential and commercial structures located within the city.

If you are planning new construction or changes to existing structures, visit the Design and Development Department or call (760) 777-7125.

**WE WANT YOUR FEEDBACK, TELL US ABOUT YOUR EXPERIENCE AND TAKE OUR BUILDING SURVEY TODAY!**

As of 5/8/17 to better serve our customers - the Hub located at City Hall will be providing In-House Fire Services. Click here to view. 

Verify a Contractor's License

  • Visit the Contractors State License Board.
  • View information about Construction Related Websites.