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Permits, Applications, Forms, and Info Sheets
Building – for new construction, building code regulations, and associated permits

COUNTER CLOSED: The Building Permit Counter will be closed on Thursday February 23, 2017 for staff training. No                                          inspections will be scheduled for this day. Please plan accordingly.

COUNTER HOURS: Monday-Friday 8:00 am to 4:00 pm. Applications WILL NOT be processed after 3:45 pm. 

STAFF MEETINGS: Building & Code Enforcement hold bi-weekly staff meetings on Mondays from 12 pm-1:15 pm.
       Please call the main department line to inquire dates and plan your visit accordingly. 

ACCEPTED PAYMENT METHODS: The Building Division only accepts cash or check payments.

Forms and Applications


Helpful Websites  
Plan Review with the Chief Building Official
Applicants can schedule an appointment to meet with the Chief Building Official to review plans prior to submitting. Appointments will be made for Tuesdays and Thursdays from 1pm-4pm. Please contact the Building Division to set up your appointment.

Public Records Requests
All public records requests must be formally requested through the Deputy City Clerk. Please contact Terrie Gillen, Deputy City Clerk by phone at (650) 853-3127 or by email at  

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