The Building & Safety Department reviews construction plans for residential and commercial projects. It issues permits for approved plans and follows up with periodic inspections to ensure that work meets various building codes. The department’s work focuses on seeing that structures are as safe as they can be.

Martin Haeberle, CBO
Building Official
Phone: 951-677-7751 x 204

To apply for permits online please click here

Staff Contacts:

Senior Development Services Technician
Terri Abercrombie
Phone: 951-677-7751 x 201

Development Services Technician
Sheri Barkley
Phone: 951-677-7751 x 201

Development Services Technician
Vivian Petris
Phone: 951-677-7751 x 201
Email a Permit Technician

Building Inspector
Michael Leonard
Phone: 951-677-7751 x 214
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Request an Inspection 
1.  Contractors may request inspections through the attached e-mail form. To ensure your request will be honored, be sure to provide the correct permit number corresponding to the inspection requested. When submitting this email, please include the following information 1) Permit Number; 2) Requested Inspection Type; 3) Onsite contact name & phone number; 4) Special instructions related to this inspection.

2.  Request an inspection by phone, call (951) 677‐5616.
All building inspections received by 4:00 pm will be scheduled for the following business day. Inspection requests made after 4:00 pm on Thursday will be scheduled for the following Tuesday.

Construction Hours
Monday through Saturday
6:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
No construction is permitted on Sunday or City observed holidays.

New Permit Submittals
All new deposit based fee permit submittals need to be submitted by appointment.
Appointments may be made by email request:
New fixed fee permit submittal counter hours are 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday.

The City of Wildomar has adopted the following code versions:
2016 California Building Code
2016 California Residential Code
2016 California Fire Code
2016 California Plumbing Code
2016 California Mechanical Code
2016 California Fuel Gas Code
2016 California Energy Conservation Code
2016 California Existing Building Code
2016 California Electrical Code
2016 California Green Code

City of Wildomar Design Criteria

Ground Snow Load

Speed (mph)

Topographic Effects

Seismic Design Category


Frost Line


Winter Design Temp

Ice Barrier Underlayment Required

AirFreezing Index




D3 or E



Very Heavy




Applications & Forms

Adopted DIF Impact Study

Building Permit Application