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SealCity of Beaumont, CA
550 East 6th Street
Beaumont, CA 92223
Building & Safety
Responsibilities & Goals
The Building and Safety Department is dedicated to providing the highest level of inspection services and plan review, while providing personable service in the spirit of cooperation with the building community.

Fairness, equality, and the highest standard of professional ethics are goals in providing our services, while enforcing state construction laws and local ordinances that protect our citizens.

The Building and Safety Department has a large number of documents available through our website. Please visit the Building and Safety Document Center to access these documents.

Beaumont Specifications
  • 2013 California Building Code (CBC) - Effective January 1, 2014   
  • Wind Speeds:
    • Commercial:
      • Risk Category I - 120 miles per hour
      • Risk Category II - 127 miles per hour
      • Risk Category III & IV - 135 Miles per hour
    • California Residential Code - 100 miles per hour
  • Exposure: C
  • Seismic Zone: D
  • Live Load: Equal to 20 pounds
  • Snow Load: Equal to 5 pounds
  • Climate Zone: 10

For information on the updated energy codes, please visit www.EnergyCodeAce.com

The Building and Safety Department has requires that DigAlert be contacted prior to any excavation project. You may visit their website at www.digalert.org

Keith Hightower
Building Official

550 E. Sixth St.
Beaumont, CA  92223

Inspections: 951-572-3224*
Ph: 951-769-8529
Fx: 951-769-9678

Counter Hours
Monday - Thursday
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

CLOSED for lunch:
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
by Appointment ONLY

Friday - Appointments ONLY
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Inspection Hours*
Monday - Thursday
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

8:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

*Inspection requests must be submitted by 3:00 p.m. for next day inspections