Plan Checks & Building Permits
Plan Check Submittals
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2019 California Building Codes
Construction in San Marino is governed by the 2019 California Building Codes and related local amendments. The 2019 Codes can be found by visiting the California Building Standards Commission Website. Local amendments can be found in Chapter 25 of the San Marino City Code.
how to APPLY FOR your PERMIT Online
Permits are required for all building, electrical, mechanical, and plumbing projects. They're also required for: re-roofs, window changes, fences, pools and spas, remodels, and additions.
During this pandemic, applications for all permits will only be accepted via an "online application."
To apply for a permit online first you must register for CommunityConnect. Once registered, you will be notified via e-mail to complete the application process and create a password. After the registration process is complete, you will have the ability to apply for permits, upload your plans, pay fees and request inspections.
For a TUTORIAL on "How to Submit an Application (Permit) Online, please click on this link.
To request new or updated CommunityConnect login and passwords, please complete the form below.
Please contact the Building Division at (626) 300-0712 if you have any questions about permits or this process.
SUBMIT A PERMIT REQUEST
Permit Requests are Public Records Requests. Please contact the City Clerk, firstname.lastname@example.org
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