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  • City Hours: Click Here

    IVR Inspections Phone #:
    (888) 890-6298

    Building Counter Phone #:
    (949) 461-3470

    Building Official:
    - Fred Marzara

    Building Counter Team:
    - Randy Fiore, Building
    - Carrie Carden, Building
    - Regina Crowell, Building
    - Gary Sager, Building
    - Amanda Lauffer, Planning
    - Saira Rodriguez, Public Works

    Building Inspectors:
    - Mark Carlson
    - Barry Nelson
    - Frank McKay
    - Steven Hartmeyer
    - Cody Swetnam

    Parking & Transportation:
    - Saira Rodriguez, Public Works
      (949) 461-3487

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Welcome to eLakeForest


Welcome to eLakeForest - a new way of accessing the City's services real-time, anytime. Where you can monitor your permit statuses, schedule building inspections, apply for parking and transportation permits, and register your business from anywhere.

Click Here to Log On or Register

After you Login:

  • Building Contractors and Developers can view submitted plan and permit applications and request building inspections
  • Transportation Haulers can apply and view permits
  • Lake Forest Residents can request parking permits (only in parking permit areas)
  • Business Owners and Managers can submit and update business registration*

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If you have any questions or trouble accessing eLakeForest, contact eLakeForest Support.


*PILOT VERSION: At this time, eLakeForest is only for pilot users and limited to viewing Building permit applications and applying for Parking and Transportation Permits.