Building Permits & Inspections

The City of Lodi contracts with Total Inspection Services for building inspection services. Payments can be made and permits can be picked up at City Hall Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. 

Please contact the Building Inspector before starting any construction or remodeling projects and to set an appointment for inspections.

Download a building permit application and contact the Building Inspector for information or questions on building code interpretation and enforcement, fees for building permits, and any questions on the building ordinances in the Code of the City of Lodi. 

Building Permit Fees


The following building permit fees apply:
  • Electrical
  • HVAC
  • Plumbing

Permit Required


Most construction projects within the City of Lodi require a permit. This list is a guideline only. Please contact the Building Inspector to determine if a permit is required.