Code Compliance Division

Limited Services By Appointment Only Starting June 29, 2020

The Customer Service Counter for Nevada County Community Development Agency is now open by appointment ONLY effective June 29, 2020.  Appointments are available Monday through Thursday from  9am to 11am and 1pm to 3pm. You can schedule your appointment by contacting our office directly at 530-265-1222 Option 4 (Code), CodeCompliance@co.nevada.ca.us, or 530-265-1222 Option 8 (Cannabis), cannabiscompliance@co.nevada.ca.usto book a time. No same day appointments will be available at this time. 

We are asking that if you are able to utilize email, phone, online services, and the drop box located in the Rood Center lobby to please continue to do so. Visit our Code or Cannabis Division websites to look up property information, file code investigation service requests, obtain cannabis permit information, and much more. If you have any questions and/or concerns please don’t hesitate to contact us. Thank you!


Nevada County Service Authority Meeting

4/14/2020 Meeting Agenda

Learn about the abandoned vehicle abatement program.

Abandoned Vehicle Abatement Program


View information about removal of abandoned vehicles from public property.
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Online Citizen Portal


Apply for encroachment permits, check the status of your application and pay fees. Registration is required for most features. 
View information about tenant-landlord relations.

Tenant Landlord Relations


Learn about residential tenant and landlord rights and responsibilities.
Review the most recent cannabis regulations.
View information about the bark beetle.
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Nuisance Abatement


View before and after photos of nuisance abatement cases.
Access the Code Compliance Complaint Form

Code Compliance Complaint Form


Submit a code complaint form (PDF). Or, you may start the complaint process via our on line request process at Ask Nevada County.
After reviewing the request, you may be required to download the code complaint form, sign it, and either fax the form to us or drop it off in person.
Review frequently asked questions about the Code Compliance Division.

Frequently Asked Questions


Get answers to the most frequently asked Code Compliance questions.
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