Code Enforcement

All Code Enforcement citations and collections are being suspended until our offices are reopened to the public. If you have Code Enforcement related questions please email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 760-373-4841 (option for code enforcement). Please continue monitor our facebook feed and website for updates on COVID-19. We will post updates as they become available.

 The Code Enforcement Division of California City works closely with the City's Fire Department and has been given the responsibility to enforce laws related to safety, health, public welfare, neighborhood enhancement and quality of life.

Common Issues

The most common issues that the Code Enforcement Division Responds to are:

  • Dangerous and abandoned buildings.
  • Fire hazards.
  • State housing law violations
  • Zoning requirements
  • Un-permitted construction activity
  • Illegal businesses
How can you help?

If you suspect a violation of the city's code you may make contact with the property owner directly and request that he or she resolve the condition, or you may report violations by Filling out this Code Complaint Form.

You may also download, fill-out, and submit a paper complaint form to the Drop Box in Fire Department Lobby.

Please Click here for a copy of the municipal code. Please Click here for a copy of the municipal code.

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