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You will find all applications used by our department for residential purposes.If you are unsure of which application you need please contact the Community Development Department at (909) 364-2740.

Application / Information / Requirements When do I Need This Application?
Appeal Information and Application
To appeal a land use decision made by a reviewing authority other than the City Council.
Bathroom Remodel Requirements List of requirements for interior bathroom remodels.
Building Envelope Requirements Standards for proposed new development in hillside areas.
Building Permit Application Required to do any type of construction in the City.
Building Permit Authorization ( Precise Grade: Commercial & Multifamily Residential Development) Application When submitting precise grading plans / on-site utility plans for a commercial or multifamily development.
Building Permit Authorization (Precise Grade: Residential Single Lot Development) Application When submitting precise grading plans / on-site utility plans for a residential single lot development.
Building Permit Authorization (Precise Grade: Tract Development) Application When submitting precise grading plans / on-site utility plans for a tract development.
Conditional Use Permit Information Required for construction, alteration, or expansion of every use that is allowed within a land use district; subject to a conditional use permit.
Change of Address Application To request an address number change.
Declaration of Restrictions Application
Explains conditions relating to the use of two dwelling unites on a property.
Demolition Requirements Requirements for demolition plan submittal.
Design Review Information and Application: Custom Home
Required for any residential construction on vacant property, any additions or reconstruction projects that are equal to 50% or more of existing floor area of existing on-site buildings.
Design Review Information and Application: Tract Application and lists requirements for plan submittal.
Equestrian and Large Animal Permit Application and Procedures Required for any equestrian and large animal keeping uses or businesses within the Equestrian Large Animal Overlay District.
Extension of Time Information and Applications
To request an extension of time of a conditional approval of a project.
Fire Flow Test Application
Determines the fire flow availability for publicly maintained hydrants.
Gate Guarded Neighborhood Information and Applications Required to establish a gate guarded neighborhood.
General Plan and Development Code Amendments Information Required for changes to the general plan, development code, or zoning map.
Geotechnical Report Information Guidelines for preparation of geotechnical reports.
Grading Inspection Report Required for any grading. 
How to Prepare a Residential Plot Plan Information Guidelines for preparing a residential plot plan.
HVAC Information and Application When performing an HVAC changeout or repair.
Kitchen Alteration Checklist Information
Chart indicating what work requires permits and other important information.
Kitchen Remodel Information 
Instructions on how to submit plans and explains electrical requirements.
Landscape Plan Check Information and Application
Required to verify compliance of design standards and conditions of approval for approved projects.
 Land Use Application Questionnaire   Used for all but minor land use applications; "Environmental Study Guidelines" are referenced in the application.
Major Variance Application and Information
A procedure to provide relief from zoning provisions when special circumstances applicable to a property deprives such property of privileges enjoyed by other properties in the vicinity with the same zoning designation.
Minor Variance Application and Information
A procedure to provide relief from zoning provisions when special circumstances applicable to a property deprives such property of privileges enjoyed by other properties in the vicinity with the same zoning designation.
Outdoor Fireplace Requirements Requirements for outdoor fireplaces.
Patio Cover Information and Application (Lattice and Solid) Provides pre-engineered details for lattice and solid patio covers.
Patio Cover Information and Application (Tile) Provides pre-engineered details for tile patio covers.
Permit Process for Custom Home Information Explains the custom home permit procedure.
Photovoltaic (Solar) Power Information and Application If planning on installing any kind of solar electric generating equipment.
Plan Check Contact List Information
List of important phone numbers frequently used during the plan check process.
Plan Preparation / Signature on Plans Information
Explains how to prepare plans for submittal and required signatures.
Plan Submittal Checklist: Tract
List of requirements that must be fulfilled prior to acceptance for plan review.
Planned Development Information
Process to establish greater flexibility and design for more efficient use of land and provides detailed planning and design of land use guidelines and standards.
Pool / Spa Demolition Requirements Process for demolishing a pool or spa.
Pool / Spa Enclosure Requirements Process for proper enclosement of a pool or spa.
Pool Information Plan criteria for pool or spa submittal.
Pool / Spa Submittal Information and Application
Submittal requirements and California Building Code (CBC) requirements.
Pregrading Meeting Information Explains the purpose and process of a pregrading meeting. 
Property Owner Authorization Application
Disclosures and forms for owner-builders applying for construction permits.
Reroofing Requirements When planning on reroofing your home.
Reroofing & Cool Roof Information & Requirements Requirements when planning a reroof.
Recreation Vehicle Parking Requirements List of requirements for parking an RV.
Recycled Water Services Information
Required for construction of all recycled water lines. 
Remodel / Additional Application and Checklist
When submitting an application / plans for a residential remodel or addition.
Residential Custom Home Application and Checklist When building a new custom home.
Residential Accommodations in Housing Application Required when a reasonable accommodation in housing development for disabled or handicapped individuals is requested. 
Residential Tract Development Application
Required to verify compliance of design standards and conditions of approval and submittal requirements.
Retaining Wall Information
To determine if you need a permit or not and submittal requirements.
Retaining Wall Submittal Requirements City standard retaining wall and how to build it.
Second Story Decks Standards Information and Application Provides pre-engineered details for a second-story deck. 
Sewer Connection Requirements
List of requirements for sewers when abandoning an existing septic system.
Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Detector/Alarm Requirements*
Explains when and where smoke detectors/alarms are required. 
*This application must be completed and signed by the homeowner, not the contractor, in order for the permit to be issued.
Soils and Geology Review Information and Application Explains procedure and submittal requirements.
Special Events Information and Application For temporary use of property for special events (i.e. fairs, carnivals, religious, pageants, etc.)
Storm Water Pollution Prevention Information about proper drainage of a pool or spa.
Stairs and Handrail Requirements
Measurement requirements for pool slides and raised deck area stairs and handrails.
Temporary Special Events: Block Party Information and Application  Contains information about having a block party and necessary requirements.
Temporary use Permit Information and Application (General)
To allow certain uses to operate in the City for a defined period of time.
Temporary Use Permit Information and Application (Construction Office / Security Office) To obtain a setdown permit for a temporary construction or security office.
Temporary Use Permit Information and Application (Model Home / Sales Office / Design Center / Sales Trailer and Temporary Signs)
For temporary use of residential units within recorded subdivisions as sales office and / or model homes, sales trailer and temporary signs; also to permit temporary advertising structure.
Temporary Use / Special Event Permit Information and application ( Banners / Flags) For temporary advertising of business openings or special events.
Tentative Parcel Map (Minor Subdivision) Application and Information  Required for subdivision of four or less parcels.

Tree and Plant Removal Information and Application

International Society of Arboriculture Pruning Standards

          

Requirements for tree and riparian plant removal.

Requirements for tree pruning.
Window Replacement Requirements Explains the minimum building code requirements for window repair / replacement.
Work Exempt form Permits Information Know what work does not require a permit.
Zoning Verification Request Application To request a letter verifying zoning for a specific Assessor's Parcel Number (APN)