Building Division

Responsibilities of the Building Division

The Building Division provides plan review, issues building permits for construction activity, conducts inspections and implements code enforcement related to local ordinances, the California Building Code which includes accessibility requirements per the American’s with Disability Act, as well as the California Electrical, Mechanical and Plumbing Codes.

Contact Information

Ben Berto
Director of Planning & Building Services
(415) 453-1584

Mark Lockaby
Building Official
(415) 458-2370
(415) 453-2263, Inspection Line

Office Hours

Office hours for Building Official Mark Lockaby are 9 to 11 a.m., Monday through Thursday. Town Hall is closed to the public on Fridays.

Building Inspection Appointments

Building inspections are conducted by appointment only.

Resale Reports

Resale reports are required when a property changes ownership. The fee for a resale inspection and report is $350 for a for a single family home, plus $70 for each additional unit. Resale inspection fee for Duplexes is $425.00 and for Condominiums the fee is $225.00. The Residential Resale Inspection Report form is available on the forms page under "Building Division." Apply for Resale Inspection in person during normal business hours, Monday-Thursday.

Contact usTown of Fairfax: 142 Bolinas Rd. | Fairfax, California 94930 | Phone: (415) 453-1584 | Fax: (415) 453-1618
Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 noon; 1:00 - 5:00 p.m., Mondays through Thursdays.
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