Building Division


Building Permits & Inspection        
300 First Street
Woodland, CA 95695
(530) 661-5820

Building Office Counter Hours:
Monday - Thursday
1:00pm to 4:00pm


Building Staff will be available for assistance at the counter and by phone
Monday - Thursday 1:00pm to 4:00pm. 

Staff Contact Information: 

Paul Siegel, Chief Building Official                               Phone: (530) 661-5819           Email:
Joel Luevano, Senior Building Inspector                     Phone: (530) 661-5825           Email:
Rick Essenwanger, Sr. Building Plans Examiner        Phone: (530) 661-5914           Email:

Voice messages and emails received outside of normal Counter Service Hours will be responded to Monday through Thursday, 1:00pm to 5:00pm. 

The Building Division is a part of the Community Development Department and is responsible for coordinating the enforcement of the City's Building Code and related policies concerning the construction of residential, commercial, or industrial projects. The Division provides this oversight through a plan check and inspection process that ensures that projects are designed and constructed according to the state and local Codes.

Permits need to be applied for in person during regular business hours.  Permits are issued between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.
For inspection requests, call the inspection line at (530) 661-5817.  For more information on scheduling inspections visit the scheduling page

Visit the Public Works webpage for information regarding the Construction & Demolition Ordinance.