Welcome to the Nevada County Building Department! Our team is committed to providing excellent service to the community in a collaborative, efficient and thorough manner while maintaining compliance with building and safety laws. We strive to build positive relationships with the public through education and outreach to our community.
Note: Effective January 1, 2023, the 2022 Edition of the Building Code will be enforced. For more information, see the 2022 Building Codes and Design Criteria page. Take a look at our Summary of changes to residential construction.