(805) 781-7170

Building and Safety
(805) 781-7180

Public Works
(805) 781-7220

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Code Enforcement Officers and Code Enforcement Technicians 
are staff members working in the City's Community Development Department whose focus is on promoting health and safety in neighborhoods and increasing awareness and information about City policies and Municipal Codes. They investigate potential code violations in response to citizen complaints and actively patrol for violations of property maintenance standards.


website -CE violations   website -Other violations

If you have concerns about code violations or visual blight in your neighborhood, please refer to the links provided above to help you navigate to the proper department. 


RFI Form

Submit a Field Investigation Request or contact the Code Enforcement Hotline by calling (805) 594-8188 to report any Code or Neighborhood Services Violations. 

We can also answer questions or provide policy Interpretations on the hotline.

Please provide as much information as possible. Any information you provide will remain confidential to the extent permitted by law.


If you would like to Appeal a Notice of Violation or Administrative Citation, please submit this form in person at 919 Palm Street, by mail to 919 Palm Street Attn: Code Enforcement, or by email to 



Good neighbor

The goal of neighborhood service enforcement is to identify code violations and work with residents to correct front yard blight to ensure that neighborhoods remain safe, healthy, and desirable environments. 


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