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Welcome to the Department of Conservation and Development

ePermits Center

ePermit Center Features without login:

  • View active and closed building permits or planning applications
  • Search building permit number to pay fees due *
  • Schedule/Cancel inspections  
  • Download the daily list of inspections and time frames posted after 8:45AM

Licensed Contractors, Owner/Builders, applicants or applicant representatives must first complete a User Agreement before submitting any new application on this site. User Agreements will be reviewed and you will receive a user name and password by e-mail for an ePermits Center Login.

Apply for Residential Building Permits Online (login account required):

  • Minor permits available: electrical, plumbing, mechanical, & re-roof (minor permits that require plan review/planning review must be submitted in the office such as temporary power poles)
  • Flush roof-mount photovoltaic permits up to 10kW
  • Registered users will see full list of permits associated to account
  • Registered users can pay for multiple permits with one payment

*Please Note that there is a 2.5% convenience fee charge on credit card transactions or $3.00 for electronic check transactions under $10,000.00 and $15.00 for electronic check transactions over $10,000.01 payable to third party payment processor

Records Research Information/Copies of Plans
This site provides building permit history beginning January 1980 for look up only. Plans or other documents are not available for viewing or downloading on this site.

Copies of plans, other building/planning application documents and/or permit information prior to 1980 may be requested by submitting the Records Research Request form.

What would you like to do today?
To get started, select one of the services listed below. Login is required only when applying for permits.

Applying for permits? Log in here

Help Guides
Information Search Guide
ePermits Permit Process Guide
PVR Online Permit Guide

For ePermits Customer Support, contact us at (925) 674-7200 or e-mail

For GIS information visit the County GIS site

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