Forms and

 Holiday Schedule Changes

  • During the holiday season, the Building Division will have limited availability for inspections and counter services.
  • Wednesday and Thursday, December 26th and 27th, inspections will only be scheduled for afternoon appointments (1:00pm to 4:00pm).
  • Monday, December 31st, inspections will only be scheduled for afternoon appointments (1:00pm to 4:00pm). The counter services will also be unavailable for the Building Division during the afternoon (12:00pm- 4:30pm)
  • We will return to regular inspection schedules and counter services on Wednesday, January 2nd, 2019.

What We Do in the Building Division

  • Regulate construction to ensure that it is safe for occupancy or use through the issuance of Building Permits
  • Every building permit requires a Building Inspection to verify compliance with the current California Building Code and Local Ordinances
  • Assess Fines and Fees for construction projects
  • Establish and enforce Resale Requirements and issue Residential Building Record Reports showing the regularly authorized use, occupancy, and zoning classification of properties before they are sold
  • Publish Monthly Reports of building permits issued in the City of Sausalito
  • Maintain Forms and Guidelines to simplify interactions with the Building Division


  • Any questions about the Building Division or a project related to the Building Division may be directed to (415) 289-4128,, or the public counter in City Hall (Hours: Monday-Thursday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; Friday, 8:00 a.m. to noon).  ***Starting Thursday, September 6th, 2018, the Building Division will be transitioning to counter appointments with the Building Inspectors every Thursday from 8:00am - 12:00pm in replacement of the every-other Friday appointments.***
  • Please see our Staff Directory for the contact information of individual staff members