Building Permits & Inspections

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The Building Division of the Development Services Department provides permitting and inspection services for private construction projects within Santee.



  • Must be requested by 4 p.m. the day prior to the desired inspection date
  • Request an inspection by leaving a message at (619) 258-4100 Ext. 149
  • Inspections are done between 8:00 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday

Counter Hours:

  Monday – Thursday:   8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (closed 1 - 2 p.m.) 
   Friday: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.
   (Please allow for sufficient time to receipt payments)

 Useful links:

Department of Development Services

10601 Magnolia Avenue, Santee, CA 92071

(619) 258-4100, extension 167













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