Building Services

About Us

To submit an application or browse permitting requirements, please visit our online portal link, highlighted in blue on our page. To submit an application, a login will need to be created. Permits can be issued and paid for online.

Note: If you are a Contractor, you are required to obtain a City of Marina business license prior to the issuance of a permit through the HdL Online Portal. Please contact HdL directly at 831-233-6558 for questions and further information.

Inspections can be scheduled and performed Monday-Friday with the following four-hour time slots: AM - 8:00-12:00, PM - 1:00-5:00. Please note that when you schedule, specify AM or PM only.

Code Enforcement accept emails and phone calls for any code compliance concerns.

We apologize for any inconvenience and will continue to strive to provide the excellent service the community deserves. We appreciate your help in working through this challenging time in our City.

Online Permitting Portal

By clicking on the link for the Online Permitting Portal, you can apply and pay for Building Permits and Residential Property Inspection reports. By creating an account you can view permit history on addresses within the City and review the status and progress of projects.


The Building Division, a Division of Community Development:

  • Performs plan reviews
  • Performs Code Enforcement
  • Performs building inspections
  • Performs Residential Property Inspections (RPI)
  • Issues building permits

Staffed by the Building Official, Building Inspector / Code Enforcement Officer, Permit Technician. 

Additional Contact Information

  • Interim Chief Building Official - (831) 884-1285 Email
  • Permit Technician - (831) 884-1214 Email
  • Building Inspector - (831) 884-1256 Email
  • Schedule an Inspection by Email or (831) 884-1241

Inspections available Monday through Friday by appointment.