Building Services

The Building Division is responsible for reviewing building construction plans for compliance with the Uniform Building Code in order to be assured that, all new construction is safe and will be a positive improvement to the community. Building inspectors monitor every construction project to ensure that the construction is up to code.

Inspections and Permits During the Coronavirus Outbreak

Lake Forest continues to provide essential City services during the coronavirus outbreak. The City has, however, implemented some new procedures. Please click the appropriate link below for the updated information.

Inspections are still being conducted in-person. However, customers can request remote inspections.

Permits

Inspections