Building records may be inspected in the Planning & Economic Development Department, 100 Santa Rosa Avenue, Room 3
Monday/Tuesday/Thursday: 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 10:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. to noon
If you would like to inspect building plans, please make arrangements in advance by calling 707-543-3200 option 1.
To receive copies of construction plans, blue prints, architectural or engineer drawings, engineers’ calculations, soils reports, title 24, or other documents with a design professional license seal and or signature, a signed affidavit is required from the property owner and the professional(s) of record. The forms are available here:
AFFIDAVITS REQUIRED - CLICK HERE
DIRECTIONS for Owners Requesting Duplication of Construction Plans
The property owner’s permission must be obtained before requesting permission from the design professional of record (architect/engineer).
Step 1. Obtain the property owner’s signature on the Property Owner Affidavit form. Retain a copy of all completed forms for your records.
Step 2. Return executed affidavits including proof of ownership to:
City of Santa Rosa, Planning & Economic Development
100 Santa Rosa Ave., Room 3
Santa Rosa, CA 95404
Here is the legislature regarding construction plans duplication for your reference.
HEALTH AND SAFETY CODE – HSC DIVISION 13. HOUSING [17000 - 19997]
(Division 13 enacted by Stats. 1939, Ch. 60)
PART 3. MISCELLANEOUS [19000 - 19891]
(Part 3 enacted by Stats. 1939, Ch. 60)
CHAPTER 10. Building Records [19850 - 19853]
(Chapter 10 added by Stats. 1971, Ch. 616)