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.)

We are now scheduling for WEDNESDAY, JULY 26TH.

Please note, we have added a new cancellation form below. 

Inspection Windows

  • Inspection windows are available if you call 951-240-4202 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.  The assigned inspector will return your call before he leaves for the field.


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.