Building and Safety Division

The Building and Safety Division is responsible for processing building permits, plan checks, conducting site and building inspections, monitoring construction activities and enforcing Ojai’s codes.

The Building Division counter is open Monday through Friday, between the hours of 8:00 to 5:00 pm.

The Building Inspector is available to answer questions at the counter from 9:00 and 10:00 am and 1:00 and 2:00 pm Monday through Friday.

Inspections are typically conducted Monday to Friday 10:00am-12:00pm. To schedule an inspection call the 24 Hour Inspection Request Line at (805) 646‐5581 Ext. 127.

Please see forms in the Related Links & Documents section below:

Community Development Manager
Lucas Seibert
E-Mail Lucas Seibert
(805) 646-5581 ext. 113

Building Official
E-Mail Building Official
(805) 646-5581 ext. 116

Code Compliance Inspector
E-Mail Code Compliance
(805) 646-5581 ext. 117

Senior Planning and Building Technician
Shari Herbruck
E-Mail Shari Herbruck
(805) 646-5581 ext. 112

Planning and Building Technician
Cheryl Davis
E-Mail Cheryl Davis
(805) 646-5581 ext. 114

Associate Planner
Suzanne Riegle
E-Mail Suzanne Riegle
(805) 646-5581 ext. 115

Inspection Line
(805) 646-5581 ext 127