New California Building Standards became effective Jan. 1, 2017 - State law mandates that local government enforce these regulations, or local ordinances with qualified reasonably necessary and generally more restrictive building standards than provided for in the California Building Standards Code.
Glenn County is currently operating under the 2016 Edition of California Title 24 which consists of the 2016 California Building Code, 2016 California Administrative Code, 2016 California Electrical Code, 2016 California Mechanical Code, 2016 California Plumbing Code, 2016 California Energy Code, 2016 California Fire Code, 2016 California Elevator Safety Construction Code, 2016 California Historical Building Code, 2016 California Existing Building Code, 2016 California Reference Standards Code and the 2016 California Green Code.
Please use the inspection request line number for ALL inspection requests.
SCHEDULED APPOINTMENTS ARE HIGHLY RECOMMENDED to pick up permits and submit applications for building permits, encroachment permits, and planning projects.
Regular Business Office Hours are Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. except County holidays.
Upgrade California's Energy Status
The California Energy Commission joined regional efforts to increase energy efficiency and encourage clean jobs with the statewide launch of Energy Upgrade California, the new energy efficiency program. Part of this comprehensive program is the integrated Web Portal, www.EnergyUpgradeCA.org which provides easy to use tools and resources to property owners to help them improve their energy and water efficiency, save money and increase building comfort.
Blog post blog.fema.gov/ for highlights on the new FEMA website.
Notice of 45-day Comment Period for Proposed Building Standards to the 2016 California Plumbing Code (CPC) and the 2016 California Green Building Standards Code (CALGREEN)
The Department of Housing and Community Development is proposing the adoption of building standards in the 2016 edition of the California Plumbing Code, Part 5 and the California Green Building Standard Code (CALGreen), Part 11 of Title 24.