Building & Safety

Responsibilities


The Building and Safety Division is responsible for the issuance of building permits and inspection of all construction within the unincorporated areas of Merced County

THE MERCED COUNTY PLANNING AND BUILDING PERMIT SERVICE COUNTER WILL BE CLOSED ALL DAY ON FRIDAY, MAY 26 TO COMPLETE CONSTRUCTION OF THE NEW DEVELOPMENT RESOURCE CENTER. FOR QUESTIONS OR ASSISTANCE, PLEASE CALL (209)385-7434.


Building and Safety Division Moving To Electronic Permit Submittals Jan. 4, 2016



In an effort to streamline services and reduce waste, the Building and Safety Division of the Merced County Department of Public Works will shift to electronic permit submittals starting January 4, 2016.

Electronic Permit Submittal Press Release


Resources

Online Permits
Permit Application