Building Inspections

  • Please remember, work must remain accessible and exposed until approved by a Building Inspector. 
  • Permits and approved plans must be available on site for all inspections.
  • Inspection times vary based on workload (between 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.)

Requesting an Inspection
 

Now scheduling for THURSDAY, December 8th.
    

If the schedule becomes full, you will be notified. Please note, solar inspections are not scheduled for Fridays.  The easiest way to schedule an inspection is by clicking on our online inspection request below.

Online Requests:

Phone​ Requests:

You may also request an inspection  by phone at 951-240-4202. Please listen to the entire recording for important inspection information.

Inspection Windows


  • Inspection windows are available if you call between 7 a.m. to 8 a.m. the day of the inspection. Make sure to leave a message requesting an inspection window with the permit number and inspection information.

Required Information


Please have the following information when requesting an inspection:
  • Permit Number
  • Site Address
  • Requested type of inspection (located on the back of permit card)
  • Date of inspection request
  • Contact information of the person requesting inspection, including their phone number
  • Any pertinent information regarding inspection

Property Owner Responsibility


It is the property owner's responsibility to make sure that all required inspections are made on a project, including both in-progress inspections and the final inspection. The contractor, however, may schedule the inspections and be the one on-site for each required inspection.

Site Verification


The City of Temecula Building Inspector, when performing an inspection that requires a Special/Deputy Inspector will verify the Special Inspector's registration and review identification and credentials of the Special/Deputy Inspector.