Development Permits : Mobile Home Permits
Dept/Div. Contact: Building Safety -
Description: If you are remodeling the outside of the mobile
home (steps, porch, patio, plumbing, electrical,
etc.), you obtain the permit through the City of
Modesto's Building Safety Division.
If you are remodeling the mobile home itself, you
will need to obtain a permit from the State
Department of Housing and Community Development.
Examples: If you will be remodeling the
steps, porch, patio, plumbing or electrical of your
mobile home you can apply for all of those permits
at the City of Modesto's Development Center.
Submit Building Plans
After the Planning review process has been completed,
building plans can be submitted for review.
Building Plans are reviewed to assure that construction
meets basic life safety. Depending upon the type of project, and the
complexity of construction, our staff will examine
your plans for conformance to these requirements.
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What to include:
- 1 building permit application
- 3 sets of complete building plans
- 1 set of State Energy forms.
- 1 set of scaled floor plans for
the County Assessor.
- 2 sets of structural calculations.
- 3 sets of landscape and irrigation
plans including building elevations
- 3 sets of civil plans and
- Payment for any necessary fees
NOTE: You will be required to pay a Pre-Plan
Check Fee at this time. Staff will inform you of
the amount at the time you submit your building plans.
Please visit our 'Fees'
page for current fees
When your plans are approved and at the time you pay your fees, the Building Safety Division will
issue the required permits for your project.
covering up or building over any permitted work, you will
need to call and request an inspection. Inspections are
required to ensure that all work was completed correctly,
based on building and safety codes currently in effect.
If an encroachment permit was required for
your project, schedule off-site inspections with
the Public Works Department at (209) 577-5452.
How to schedule an inspection
See Building Inspection page
After your final inspection, your project will be
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Contact the Building Safety Division at (209) 577-5232.
This page was updated on: Thursday, March 27, 2014 8:20:59 AM