The City of Seaside Building Department is located within City Hall at the Resource Management Services counter. Before starting any type of building project or major repairs, it is recommended that the owner contacts the Building Department to verify whether or not a permit is required for the scope of work that is being proposed. The mission of the Building Department is to enforce and maintain public safety, health, and welfare. Through the use of building permits, the Building Department can ensure that structures are built to safe building code standards.
The Building Department also enforces the City's Municipal Code. A full time Code Enforcement Officer is available to assist the public and enforce the Municipal Code. To report a Municipal Code violation you may call the Code Enforcement officer listed below.