Skilled Nursing Facilities (SNFs)

OSHPD is the building department for California′s Skilled Nursing (SNF) and Intermediate Care facilities (ICF). OSHPD is responsible for overseeing:

SNF Electronic Services#

SNF Building Permits#

SNF Maintenance & Repairs#

If you would like to request a Guide in an alternative format, please provide us with your preferred format for accessing the information and we will work with you to make the publication accessible to you. Contact us at:

Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development (OSHPD)
Facilities Development Division, Building Standards Unit 
2020 West El Camino Avenue, Suite 800 
Sacramento, CA 95833 
(916) 440-8300 

How-To Guides#

Advisory Guides#

Forms and Applications#

Please email SNF or ICF questions or comments to