Building & Safety


The Building and Safety Division reviews plans and issues permits for construction projects within the City of Fremont. Periodic inspections are provided throughout the construction process to ensure that the project is in general compliance with the approved plans, specifications and codes.  The role of Community Preservation is to enhance safety and protect property values.

Our division consists of three sections:


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Latest News!

The Building & Safety Division received a score of 2, with 1 being the highest, by the Insurance Services Office, Inc. This makes us the highest rated Building Department in Alameda County! 

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We are continually trying to improve our services. If you were issued a permit within the last year, please take a moment to complete our brief survey. Thank you!