Plan Review and Inspections

Rolls of blueprints.

Instructions for Plan Submittal

Electronic Plan Submittal: 

  • Email the plan, application and supporting documents. 
  • Separate applications, fees, and plan submittals are required for each plan type (e.g., civil plans, architectural plans, fire sprinkler plans, fire alarm plans, etc.).
  • Plan, application and supporting documents shall be in three separate files. 
  • Plans that are too large to email shall be provided with a link in which to download the submittal package. 


Plan review fees will be invoiced once we have received the plans and application. Payment can be made via check payment or credit card (payment can be made over the phone). Please mail checks to Cosumnes Fire Department: Fire Prevention – 10573 E. Stockton Blvd., Elk Grove, CA 95624.

Turnaround Time:

The standard turnaround time for plan review of first submittals is 15 business days. The standard turnaround time for review of second and subsequent submittals is 10 business days. All plans are reviewed in the order of the date received.

All questions related to the plan review process can be forwarded to the Fire Prevention Division – 


 Phone: 916-405-7100 


Request an Inspection

To request a fire inspection, call our Inspection Request line at 916-405-7117, and leave the requested information. You will be contacted to schedule your inspection within 48 hours. Please do not call an inspector to request an inspection, you will be directed to the inspection request line. 

  • At the time of Inspection, make sure the following are available on-site:
  • A copy of the permit card
  • Approved plans if plan review was required
  • Any equipment needed to do the inspection, such as a ladder. 

If the job site is not ready for inspection or fails each additional inspection will be conducted at a fee.