The Planning & Community Development Department's Building & Safety Division is committed to serving as partners for solutions in the development of safe, healthy and economically viable neighborhoods. Its role is to ensure the long-term competitive position of the Pasadena's housing stock leveraging the partnerships with the public and private sectors. The Building & Safety Division accomplishes this through the development of ordinances, enforcement of the city's zoning and housing and environmental codes.
The Building & Safety Division manages the Building, Code Compliance, and the Permit Center sections.
The Building & Safety Division contains two inspection teams - One for code compliance and one for building inspections.