Kern County Zoning (California)

The Kern County Building Department ensures the construction of safe buildings by creating and enforcing building codes and zoning rules in Kern County, CA. As part of this process, the Building Departments maintain records on Kern County zoning requirements and regulations, and they typically also check building plans to make sure they meet zoning rules and keep records on approved and rejected building and renovation plans. Building Department records may include Kern County zoning maps, building plans, and compliance reports on any violations of zoning laws. Kern County zoning information may be available on the Building Department website.

Arvin Building Department Arvin CA 141 Plumtree Drive 93203 661-854-2822

Bakersfield City Building Department Bakersfield CA 1715 Chester Avenue 93301 661-326-3720

Bakersfield Permits Bakersfield CA 1715 Chester Avenue 93301 661-326-3727

Bakersfield Planning and Zoning Department Bakersfield CA 1715 Chester Avenue 93301 661-326-3733

Kern County Building Department Frazier Park CA 729 West End Drive 93225 661-245-1221

Kern County Building Department Tehachapi CA 125 East F Street, Ste F 93561 661-822-6329

Kern County Permits Bakersfield CA 2700 M Street, Ste 125 93301 661-862-5175

Ridgecrest Building Department Ridgecrest CA 100 West California Avenue 93555 760-499-5071

Ridgecrest Zoning Ridgecrest CA 100 West California Avenue 93555 760-499-5060

Shafter Building Department, Planning, Zoning and Permits Shafter CA 336 Pacific Avenue 93263 661-746-5002

Taft Building Department and Planning Taft CA 209 East Kern Street 93268 661-763-1222

Wasco Permits Wasco CA 764 E Street 93280 661-758-7250

The Kern County Code Enforcement Office ensures compliance with codes, including zoning codes, as well as other rules and regulations in Kern County, CA. They are responsible for enforcing Kern County zoning regulations, and their records include documents listing the zoning rules and regulations as well as reports of Kern County code violations from complaints or inspections. Code Enforcement Offices in Kern County investigate potential violations and keep records of zoning problems. They may also keep Kern County abatement records. Kern County zoning information may be available through the Code Enforcement Office website.

Bakersfield Building Code Enforcement Bakersfield CA 1715 Chester Avenue 93301 661-326-3712

Kern County Code Enforcement Bakersfield CA 2700 M Street, 100 93301 661-862-8603

Shafter Code Enforcement Shafter CA 336 Pacific Avenue 93263 661-746-5002


The Kern County Clerk's Office maintains important documents for a county or local government, which can include records related to zoning in Kern County, California. These records, such as Kern County zoning maps and parcel maps, can show the zoning lines in a community, and they can also include zoning regulations and violations of zoning rules. Kern County Clerk Offices may also house building plans or renovation plans that have been approved based on zoning rules. Kern County zoning information is often accessible through the Clerk Office website.

Delano Clerk Delano CA 1015 11th Avenue 93215 661-720-2228

Kern County Clerk Bakersfield CA 1115 Truxtun Avenue 93301 661-868-3590