Code Enforcement


The mission of the Code Enforcement program is                    Code Enforcement Officer
to develop and administer a program of education         
and policy compliance overseeing the condition of                   Ph: 650-375-7497
public and private property in order to enhance the                  Fax: 650-375-7468
town’s heritage of natural beauty, foster its legacy                    Hours: M-F 8:00-5:00 p.m.
of public safety and sustain the value of property
for all residents.                                                                         Police Communication                                                                                                                                                                      650-375-7470                                                                                                                                                                                       Code Enforcement Hotline
                                                                                                   Emergency 911


The members of the Code Enforcement Panel
are appointed by the Mayor to hear testimony                            
regarding public nuisances requiring abatement
under the Hillsborough Municipal Code.                          

Code Enforcement Hearing Process                                                                                             

The Administrative Hearing Panel shall schedule and conduct hearings as to the existence of Municipal Code violations and state the method of abatement available. Property owners or occupants may abate the nuisance themselves prior to the scheduled hearing to avoid possible penalties.  The panel ensures that each case is handled as fairly and carefully as possible and that the same standards are applied equitably and consistently. The hearing panel shall render its decision within ten days from the date of the hearing. 


Agendas and draft minutes are available prior to the hearings.

Town Hall Council Chambers
1600 Floribunda Avenue
Hillsborough, CA  94010