Building & Fire Prevention

Due to the County of Santa Clara order to shelter in place, the City of Morgan Hill is complying by providing only essential services to our community. All non-essential City services are closed effective March 17, 2020 at 12:01 a.m. through May 3, 2020 at 11:59 p.m., unless we are notified otherwise. Many City of Morgan Hill employees are currently furloughed through this time.  


Inspection  Requests

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.

Code Compliance
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.

Construction Noise
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