Inspection Requests & Information
Work performed on issued permits needs to be inspected in order for the job/permit to become Finaled with the City. All work performed on an issued permits that expires before a City Building Inspector has completed and approved a passing Final inspection becomes unpermitted work.
Inspection requests for Active Permits
Inspection requests made prior to 4:00 p.m. on a City business day will be scheduled for the following business day unless a different date is specified.
All inspection requests must include the following information in this order:
Job Site Address
Date of Inspection
Type of Inspection(s) being requested
Job Site Contact Name and Phone Number
Gate Code or other special instructions
Inspections requests must follow the format above and can be scheduled:
via Email at B2@SanJuanCapistrano.org
by Phone (Leave a voicemail on the Automated Inspection line (949) 493-3172)
in Person (Visit the Building Counter during regular business hours)
City Staff does not provide confirmation for voicemail inspection requests left on the Automated Inspection Request line. Inspection requests sent by e-mail will get a short confirmation response by e-mail.
Overtime Inspections/Special Inspections
An inspection request may be made for inspections that need to take place outside of normal working hours such as weekends or a non-City business day. Overtime/Special Inspections require approval from both the Inspector and Building Official.
Please note that there is a fee for all approved overtime inspection requests that must be paid prior to your inspection.
Online Inspection Requests
Please complete the form below to request inspection(s).