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Main Contact Information

Ventura Office:

Ventura County Government Center
Administration Building - 3rd Floor
Public Works Agency
Development & Inspection Services
800 S. Victoria Avenue
Ventura, CA 93009


General Information: 805-654-2030
General Office Fax: 805-477-7295
Inspection: 805-658-4390
Grading Plans: 805-654-2042
Re-Grading and Recompaction: 805-654-3629

Management Team:

Raymond Gutierrez Jr. |PE, CFM, Development & Inspection Manager 
Jim O'Tousa|CEG, County Geologist 


Map with directions to Hall of Administration Click here



Public Counter business hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  Though walk-in’s will be accepted subject to availability of staff, it is preferable that appointments be made with the respective staff member that can answer your project concerns without undue delay.

If a staff member is not present at the Public Counter when you arrive, please be patient.  Staff will return shortly to assist you.