The Code Enforcement Division within the Community Development Department keeps Cupertino safe and attractive by ensuring that developers, residents and property managers comply with the policies, processes, and municipal laws associated with Community Development functions.  These functions include development planning, building construction, habitability of housing stock, and fire prevention.  Code Enforcement staff works closely with property owners and business owners to educate and gain voluntary compliance with the Cupertino Municipal Code.

Planning Code Enforcement Unit

Please contact the Planning Code Enforcement Unit for concerns related to the following:

  • Unpermitted Land Uses
  • Zoning Violations
  • Development Standard Violations
  • Prohibited Home Occupations
  • Accessory Structures
  • Recreational Vehicle Living (Private Property)
  • Over-Height Fences
  • Impervious Surface Area
  • Removal of Protected Trees

Planning Code Unit Contact: 408-777-3308 or CODE@CUPERTINO.ORG

Building Code Enforcement Unit

Please contact the Building Code Enforcement Unit for concerns related to the following:

  • Unpermitted Construction
  • Building Code Violations
  • Housing Code Violations
  • Electrical Code Violations
  • Plumbing Code Violations
  • Mechanical Code Violations

Building Code Unit Contact: 408-777-3228 or building@cupertino.org 

For all other concerns not listed, please visit the Uniformed Code Enforcement Division or contact at 408-777-3182 or code@cupertino.org.