The most common types of permits and activities administered by Development Services are listed below. Additional information and application forms are available by double clicking on the type of land-based permit or activity you are interested in seeking.
Business License Zoning Clearance (Monday - Thursday 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. & Friday 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.)
Conditional Use Permit
Home Occupation Permit (Monday - Thursday 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. & Friday 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. )
Mergers/Lot Line Adjustment
Sign Permit (Monday - Thursday 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. & Friday 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.)
Site Plan Review
Temporary Use Permit
Applicants should make an appointment with a planner to discuss their project, applicable development standards, fees, submittal package, other requirements, and environmental documentation that will be applicable to a proposed development project. To schedule an appointment call (310) 217-9530.
Applications may be filed by making an appointment with a planner. To schedule an appointment call (310) 217-9530.
Development Permit Application
Planning includes activities and initiatives to promote implementation of the General Plan goals and policies and guide growth and development in the City. This includes development of zoning, subdivision, and related standards and regulations to implement the General Plan; implement state mandates and monitor demographic, physical, and environmental data about the City.
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