Permits & Inspections


Permits are issued at the Building Permit Counter inside City Hall, 7822 Walker Street, La Palma, 90623.

Building Permit Counter Hours:

Monday – Thursday (closed on Fridays)

Walk-in Permit Issuance from
7:30 a.m. - 12:00 noon

For more information on permit applications and building permits in the City, please call the Building Division at (714) 690-3340.

Building inspections are available Monday – Thursday (closed on Fridays) from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon. Depending on the type of inspection, it may be necessary for you to be present during the inspection.

Generally, one day's notice is required to schedule an inspection; however, if you call before 8:30 a.m. we may be able to accommodate same day inspection request.

The Building & Safety Division is available for inquiries regarding building code requirements, plans and construction drawings, and/or construction activities from 7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Monday – Thursday (closed on Fridays) or ask building related questions by sending email to the or by calling (714) 690-3340.