Building & Safety

Keeping the Public Safe

The Building and Safety Division enforces building codes and standards adopted by the State of California and the City of Hesperia for residential and commercial structures. These standards include:
  • City of Hesperia's Municipal Code
  • California Building Codes, Title 24
  • California Plumbing Codes
  • California Electrical Codes
  • California Mechanical Codes
  • California Energy Codes
To access the adopted California Building Codes, please use this link:
The Permit Process is the instrument used to enforce the law, which generally includes permit processing, plan review and inspections.

Ensuring Compliance

The ultimate goal of Building and Safety is to ensure that constructions within the City comply with all applicable codes and thereby minimize the potential for construction hazards, unsafe constructions and harm to the environment – protecting Public health, safety and welfare.