Beginning Aug. 2, over-the-counter plan checks will be performed in the morning by appointment. You can request an appointment by emailing Plan Check starting July 26.
Temporary Outdoor Dining - requirements for existing restaurants
Permit Center Access During Civic Center Construction
The City Hall building entrance and parking area on W. Olive Avenue is not available due to construction. Please use the entrance and parking area at 607 All America Way. For project and construction details, visit Civic Center Modernization.
The One-Stop Permit Center at City Hall offers streamlined review of development projects and building plans.
Each project has its own requirements. Before you get started on your project, you may wish to call or visit our One-Stop Permit Center. City employees will explain the process you must follow, what documents you'll need and whether your project will require plan review.
|Hours||Available at Counter|
|Weekdays, 8 a.m. to noon||Fire Protection Engineer, Transportation and Traffic|
|Weekdays, 8:30 a.m. to noon||Plan Check Engineer|
|Weekdays, 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and 1 to 5 p.m.||Building, Neighborhood Preservation, Housing|
|Weekdays, 8 a.m. to noon and 1 to 5 p.m.||Planning, Engineering|
The One-Stop Permit Center is closed on weekends and City holidays.
Call us for more information: 408-730-7444
Larger projects are subject to more complex regulations and will require a longer review period. The extent of review required depends on the use or occupancy type of the structure, the location and the impact of construction on the environment.
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Under federal and state law, compliance with disability access laws is a serious and significant responsibility that applies to all California building owners and tenants with buildings open to the public.
Learn about your legal obligations: Division of the State Architect Disability Access Laws Compliance