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  • Jobs, Benefits, and Business

    Includes veterans' benefits, starting and running a business, unemployment, County job openings, and selling to the County.

  • Law and Justice

    Includes the courts, most wanted, law enforcement, child support enforcement, sealing record, victims' services, and jury duty.

  • Building, Property, and Home

    Includes planning, building codes and permits, owning and renting a property, and property tax assessments.

  • Health and Family Care

    Includes child and adult health service, food stamps, foster care, mental health, in-home nurse, substance abuse, and child support.

  • Birth, Death, and Marriage

    Includes bereavement, certificates and vital records, and divorce.

  • Environment and Agriculture

    Includes air quality and burn days, garbage and recycling, sewer, conservation, and green energy financing.

  • Animal Services

    Includes adopting a pet, animal control, and local vets and shelters.

  • County and Government

    Includes information on the buildings, county, codes, departments, projects, representation, and voting.

  • Community and Recreation

    Includes activities and events, parks, museums, libraries, and volunteerism.

  • Taxes and Financial Reports

    Property taxes, business taxes, transient occupancy taxes, fines, and financial reports.

  • Transportation and Travel

    Includes passports, bus schedules, and road maintenance.

  • Safety and Emergency

    Includes forest fires and floods, emergency preparation, and emergency response.

Building Permits

A building permit is required to erect, construct, enlarge, alter, repair, move, improve, remove, convert, or demolish a building or structure that is regulated by the unless a separate permit for each building or structure has first been obtained (ref. California Building Code). The Building Permit Application Form must be printed on legal size paper (8-1/2x14). For property within a city limit, contact your local Building Department.

Permit Process

  • Permit Process and Code Information
    Building permit process, building codes, permit fees, fee estimator, after-the-fact permits, city or county? 
  • Plan Review
    Requirements for plan reviews and submissions and required documents  
  • Online Permits
    Contractors will be able to apply for permits online

Permit Records and Research

Permit Activity Reports

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