Building & Fire Prevention
City offices have been temporarilyclosed due to County of Santa Clara order to Shelter in Place.
As of May 4, 2020, all construction projects and inspections can now resume, provided they comply with the Construction Project Safety Protocols issued as part of the Order. Click on the attached links for theSafety Protocols.
For small projects click HERE
For large projects click HERE
Please email the Building Division with any questions, inquiries or applications, and a staff member will contact you. Due to the recent changes to allow construction to resume, we are experiencing a high volume of emails. Thank you for you patience as we work to process each request.
For detailed instructions on scheduling an inspection through the eTRAKiT system, download the user brochure (PDF).
Note: For users that get locked out of their contractor or public accounts, please create a new user account by selecting "Setup an Account" on the toolbar at the top of the page, then choose "Public Registration." You will then need to link your permits to your new account.
The Building Division is responsible for building code compliance activity related to structures and the enforcement of the Morgan Hill Municipal Code. All other code enforcement is handled by the Police Department.
Contractors State License Board
Visit the CSLB website for important information regarding hiring a contractor, or to verify if your contractor is licensed.
Chapter 8.28 of the Morgan Hill Municipal Code designates construction hours as:
- Monday-Friday 7 a.m. - 8 p.m.
- Saturday 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
- No construction on Sundays or federal holidays