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Building Division

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 Building Division - Brad Cannon  CBO,  Building Official 
1232 Washington Street, Calistoga
 (707) 942-2827
                                 Inspection Hours:  Monday - Thursdays between 9:00 AM and NOON.

                                Applications and Forms:                      Building Permit Reports (  Feb.2019  Mar. 2019  Apr 2019  May 2019)

Building Permit Application Packet         
ADA Access Requirements and Resources for Commercial Permits - LINK for Explanation
Special Inspection & Testing Agreement Form for applicants of projects requiring special inspection or testing as per Section 1704 of the State of California Building Code.

Prior to permit issuance, if the applicant is a business/contractor you will need to obtain a city business license.
City Business Licenses are available through an outside source:   Apply online at:  Muni Services

Owner builders are not required to obtain a city license, however if using licensed subcontractors, those subs
are required to possess a current city license   

The City of Calistoga has adopted the following building codes.

  • 2016 California Administrative Code
  • 2016 California Building Code
  • 2016 California Residential Code
  • 2016 California Mechanical Code
  • 2016 California Plumbing Code
  • 2016 California Electrical Code
  • 2016 Energy Code
  • 2016 Historical Building Code
  • 2016 California Green Building Code
  • 2016 California Fire Code
  • 2016 Existing Building Code
  • 2016 California Referenced Standards Code

Important Links

 Napa County Building Officials Coalition - Forms (revised July 2017)

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