Commercial Building Permit Submittal Guidelines(PDF, 182KB): Documents required to be submitted may vary from project to project. This document overviews the minimum requirements and provides other general information.
Commercial Building Permit Application(DOC, 203KB) and Tenant Property Use Description forms(PDF, 653KB): This application is required for projects that include interior and exterior structural work. The Tenant Property Use Description form (A or B) is also required.
Architect-Engineer Requirements(PDF, 358KB): Some projects require a licensed design professional that will provide stamped and signed plans, specifications, calculations, diagrams, and any other applicable data.
Acknowledgment for Non-Conditioned Buildings(PDF, 148KB)
Commercial Design Criteria(PDF, 199KB): This form contains design criteria Code reference for earthquake, wind, soils and foundations, live loads, rainfall, etc.
Commercial Kitchen Hood Verification Form(DOC, 164KB)
Commercial Mechanical HVAC Equipment Checklist(PDF, 34KB)
Deferred Submittal Form(PDF, 86KB): Some project items may be deferred such as, but not all inclusive, HVAC, electrical, and plumbing.
Existing Building Supplemental Permit Form(PDF, 115KB)
Fats, Oils, and Grease Permit Application(PDF, 108KB)
Mechanical HVAC Equipment Checklist(PDF, 295KB): This form is for existing buildings.
Phased Submittal Form(PDF, 93KB): This form allows projects to be phased for items such as site excavation, foundation, etc.
Re-Roof Permit Application(PDF, 101KB)
Seismic - Statement of Contractor Responsibility(PDF, 44KB)
Statement of Special Inspection Agreement(PDF, 288KB): Projects requiring special inspections and/or testing must read, sign, and submit this form.
Special Inspector Application(PDF, 361KB): This is the application that, if approved by City Building Safety, authorizes applicant to perform special inspections on relative commercial development.