Building & Safety

**Over the counter building permits will no longer be issued as of Wednesday, May 15, 2019**

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.

Resources

Beaumont Specifications

  • 2016 California Building Code (CBC)
  • 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