Contact Information

Planning & Community Development Phone Line: (209) 525-6330

Planning & Community Development Fax Number: (209) 525-5911


Building Permits Phone Line: (209) 525-6557

Building Permits Fax Number: (209) 525-7759

Building Permits Inspection Request Line: (209) 525-7550


Address: 1010 10th Street, Suite 3400, Modesto, CA 95354


Report non-permitted activity in the unincorporated areas of Stanislaus County

Department E-Mail: moc.ytnuocnats@gninnalp


Department Hours

Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m *

Holiday Closures - Our office will be closed on the following days:

Tuesday and Wednesday, December 24 - 25, 2019 - Winter Recess

Wednesday, January 1, 2020 - New Year's Day

Monday, January 20, 2020 - Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Monday, February 17, 2020 - Presidents' Day

Monday, May 25, 2020 - Memorial Day

Friday, July 3, 2020 - Observation of Independance Day

Monday, September 7, 2020 - Labor Day

Wednesday, November 11, 2020 - Veterans Day

Thursday and Friday, November 26 - 27, 2020 - Thanksgiving Holiday

Thursday, December 24, 2020, Partial Closure, Office will be closed from Noon - 4:30 p.m. - Winter Recess

Friday, December 25, 2020 - Winter Recess


*Staff Planners are typically not available for counter or telephone service on Tuesday afternoons from 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. and Building Permits Division Staff are unavailable every other Wednesday from 8:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. due to regularly scheduled staff meetings. Please call in advance to confirm staff availability.

If necessary, special arrangements may be made in advance for an appointment with staff during scheduled meeting times indicated above or before or after regular business hours (between 7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Monday – Friday). Planning and Community Development will be closed on holidays.