Building Safety & Finance

OSHPD regulates the design and construction of healthcare facilities to ensure they are safe and capable of providing services to the public, and provides finance tools for capital projects. Find information on facilities, building plans and permits, seismic compliance, inspections, construction financing, and more.

Building and Construction Projects

Plan Review Processes and Goals, Building Permits, Construction Observation, Region Assignments, Comments, and Activities

eServices Portal (eSP)

Submit building plans, monitor project status, and review project data

Forms, Training, and Resources

Forms, FREER, Testing Inspection and Observation (TIO), FAQs, FDD Phone List, Training, and Education

Facility Detail

Site Plans, Maps, Projects, Seismic Information, Building Data for Hospitals and Skilled Nursing Facilities

Pre-Approval Programs

View and Apply for Pre-Approval Programs: OPM, OSP, OPAA, OPD, OPA, OPL

Codes and Regulations

Policy Intent Notices (PINs), Code Application Notices (CANs), OSHPD 3, and Title 24

Seismic Compliance

Structural Performance Categories (SPC) Ratings, Extension Requests, and Legislation

Construction Financing

Cal-Mortgage program for health facility construction mortgage loan insurance

Recent News

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January 8, 2019 Seismic Compliance Extension Application Now Available

Assembly Bill 2190 became effective on January 1, 2019. OSHPD will now accept applications for extensions for this bill until…

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July 18, 2018 Making California Hospitals Safer Learn More