Santa Cruz County Building Codes

Search for Santa Cruz County CA building code information. A building code search provides information on local building codes, building code violations, building regulations, building rules, approved building plans, rejected building plans, renovation regulations, building code investigations, building inspections, and abatement orders.


Town and City Halls in Santa Cruz County California provide municipal services for their community, including issuing and enforcing building codes. The Town or City Hall is responsible for ensuring compliance with building codes and investigating possible Santa Cruz County building code violations. They keep records on building codes as well as any changes to the building code, and they may also review and approve building and renovation plans. The Town or City Hall typically has records on approved and rejected plans, investigations of Santa Cruz County building code violations, and any punishments or abatement plans for code violations. These records can be useful for prospective Santa Cruz County property buyers and property owners, and they are typically available through the Town or City Hall website.

Capitola City Hall Capitola CA 420 Capitola Avenue 95010 831-475-7300

San Juan Bautista City Hall Watsonville CA 311 2nd Street 95076 831-623-4661

Santa Cruz City Hall Santa Cruz CA 809 Center Street 95060 831-420-5030

Scotts Valley City Hall Scotts Valley CA 1 Civic Center Drive 95066 831-440-5602

Watsonville City Hall Watsonville CA 231 Union Street 95076 831-768-3240


Building Departments in Santa Cruz County California create and enforce building codes and zoning rules to ensure the construction of safe buildings. As part of this job, Building Departments maintain records on Santa Cruz County building codes, reviews of building codes, and record any changes to the code requirements or regulations. They also review and approve building and renovation plans to make sure they meet building codes, and they typically keep records on approved and rejected plans. Santa Cruz County Building Department records can identify building codes, find records of Santa Cruz County violations, and locate approved building plans. These building code documents are often available online through the local Building Department website.

Santa Cruz Zoning Santa Cruz CA 809 Center Street 95060 831-420-5416

Scotts Valley Building Department Scotts Valley CA 1 Civic Center Drive 95066 831-438-6506

Scotts Valley Planning Department Scotts Valley CA 1 Civic Center Drive 95066 831-440-5630

Watsonville City Planning Department Watsonville CA 250 Main Street 95076 831-768-3050