Development Permits : Permit Renewals
Dept/Div. Contact: Building Safety -
Description: A permit is considered
expired if no inspections have occurred on a project within
180 days from permit issuance, if the building or work
authorized by such permit is suspended or abandoned at any
time after the work is commenced for a period of 180 days,
or if the work is not completed within 730 days from permit
If the permit has expired and all inspections other than
final inspections for all trades are completed a new permit
to final the expired permit may be issued to allow final
If the permit has expired and inspections other than finals have not been
approved, then a new permit must be obtained for the
scope of work to be completed. If new codes have
been adopted, revised plans that comply with the
current codes must be submitted for plan review that
cover the work to be completed. All work that has
not been inspected must comply with the current
Submit an Application
Applications are accepted by the Building Safety Division.
Where to submit:
1010 Tenth Street, 3rd Floor [Directions]
What to bring:
- 1 Building Permit Application
- 3 sets of complete building plans
- 1 set of State Energy forms.
- 1 set of scaled floor plans for the County
- 2 sets of structural calculations.
- 3 sets of landscape and irrigation plans
including building elevations
- 3 sets of civil plans and grading/drainage plans
- Payment for any necessary
When your plans are approved and at the time you pay your fees, the Building Safety Division will
issue the required permits for your project.
covering up or building over any permitted work, you will
need to call and request an inspection. Inspections are
required to ensure that all work was completed correctly,
based on building and safety codes currently in effect.
If an encroachment permit was required for your
project, schedule off-site inspections with the Public
Works Department at (209) 342-2284.
How to schedule an inspection
See Building Inspection page
After your final inspection, your project will be
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Contact the Building Safety Division at (209) 577-5232.
This page was updated on: Sunday, January 27, 2008 6:48:33 PM