Building & Safety


On October 4, 2022, the City launched its new Moorpark Self-Help Online Portal (SHOP) for online building permit applications! 

Please use the following link to make a new application or to resubmit a plan check in the SHOP. 

Moorpark SHOP

Please note that you will need to create a new account in the Moorpark SHOP system, even if you already have a CityTech account.

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Walk-in hours are 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Monday - Friday except for holidays. Afternoons are reserved for appointments only. Time slots can be requested for 1:00, 2:00, or 3:00 as available.

For an appointment call (805) 517-6200


The Building and Safety Division, provided through contract services by Charles Abbott Associates, reviews plans and issues building permits for compliance with:

  • 2019 California Building Code
  • 2019 California Fire Code
  • 2019 California National Electric Code
  • 2019 California Plumbing Code
  • Various other building codes

Building Official

Ed McGee serves as the city´s Deputy Building Official. To schedule an appointment with him, please contact the Building and Safety permit technician by calling (805) 517-6272.