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 links to manage your building permits: 

For New Permits:

  • Apply online in our new Moorpark SHOP

For Existing Permits:

  • If your permit begins with “21” or “22”, then use our old CityTech system
  • If your permit begins with a “BLR” or “BLNR”, then use our new 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. Need help? E-mail questions to

Walk-in hours continue to be 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

 Plans and other applications may be dropped off in our blue box, during regular business hours only. 

Covid Blue Box Building Planning


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

Renee Meriaux serves as the city´s building official. To schedule an appointment with her, please contact the Building and Safety permit technician by calling 805-517-6272.