Welcome to Building Department

Mission Statement

The primary mission of the Building Department is to provide quality service to the community that is knowledgeable, efficient, comprehensive and helpful to the public. The intention is to safeguard life, health, property and public welfare by regulating and controlling the construction, quality of materials, use of all buildings and structures within the City of Williams. The department is responsible for the administration and enforcement of the uniform codes and related Federal, State, and City adopted laws and ordinances.

2016 California Building Code

Contractor The California Building Standards Commission has adopted the 2016 California Building Codes. These regulations were approved and became affective locally and throughout California January 2017.

The 2016 California Building Code is available for purchase from the International Code Council, at http://www.iccsafe.org.

Building Department Phone:
530-473-2955 ext. 115

Apply Online:
Building Permit Application 

Building Department Hours:

Monday - Thursday
8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Closed Fridays.

Please call 530-473-2955 ext. 115 for appointment as walk-ins cannot be guaranteed.

Building Permit application is available below. Please fill out application and email to tbybee@cityofwilliams.org then an appointment will be made for pickup.

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Document Center

The Document Center provides easy access to public documents. Click on one of the categories below to see related documents or use the search function.

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