Inspection Area Assignments

Requesting Inspections

  • To request a building inspection, visit or call 510-494-4885 and the automated system will guide you through the process.
  • To request a commercial AFES, fire alarm, or fire code inspection, email us or call 510-494-4428.
  • Have your permit number available when you request an inspection.
  • Inspection requests can be made 24 hours a day, seven days a week on the automated line. 
  • Please note that all building and fire inspections must be scheduled before 3:00 pm the day before the appointment.

Inspection Time

To find out your A.M or P.M inspection time, please call the building inspector located on your permit card the morning of your scheduled inspection.
  • AM inspections are between 8 a.m.-12 p.m.
  • PM inspections are between 12 p.m.- 4 p.m.
  • (NOT 1 p.m. as stated on schedule)
  • Please note that a narrower time window is not provided.

New Area Assignments as of April 25, 2017

Area Building Inspector Telephone Number
4,7,11 John Demarta
1, 2
Teresa Garcia  510-494-4409
Russell Adams 510-494-4420
Johnny Gusman 510-494-4423
17, 18
Ryan Featherstone 510-494-4411
9, 10 Brad Brown 510-494-4419
8, 12, 13 Keith Moerk 510-494-4429
Unfilled Position   
BIS 1  Doug Kreiss (Mechanical) 510-494-4422
BF 01  Sue Byrne (Fire Specialist) 510-494-4406
3,5 Scott Thompson 510-494-4418 

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