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City Hall Closed - Counter Services Available Remotely

City Hall is closed to the public at this time. Public counter services are still being provided remotely via phone, email, or videoconference.  Limited appointments are available for services that cannot be conducted remotely. Thank you for your understanding.

How can we help you?

Schedule an Inspection

Schedule online via Click2Gov
> Schedule via telephone: call (805) 449-2500 and press 2
Visit the inspections page for more information

You will need your permit number to schedule an inspection. If you need assistance, call (805) 449-2500 during business hours and press 0.

Find Your Inspection Time Window

> View the inspection schedule on the inspections page

If you need assistance, call (805) 449-2500 during business hours and press 0.

Apply for a Building Permit or Ask a Permit Question

> Call (805) 449-2320 or email
> Visit the building permits page for more information

Do not use this phone number or email for inspections.

Submit a Planning Project Application or
Ask a Zoning Question

> Call (805) 449-2323 or email
> Submit an application online through the Virtual Planning Counter
> Visit the planning applications page for more information

Apply for a Temporary Expansion Permit

> Instructions: Outdoor Dining Expansion
> Instructions: Business Expansion
> Complete the online application form

If you need assistance, call (805) 449-2323 or email

Get The COVID-19 Construction Site Guidelines

> Download the guidelines

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