Building Permit Forms and Information

To apply for a Building Permit or obtain inquiries related to the permit process, you may obtain service: 

  • By Phone: Speak with our plan checkers on duty from 7:30 am - 5:00 pm Monday to Thursday, and 7:30 - 4:00 pm Friday.
  • Self-Help: Access to our ePermits Center allows you to search Property/Permit information such as current projects and application status. Paying for permit fees and scheduling inspections are available online. View the Help Guides on the right side of the ePermits Center home page for navigation assistance.

New Permit Fees

Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors adopted new land development fees on December 17, 2019. The fees will be implemented on March 1, 2020.

See New Land Development Fee Schedule (PDF)

Application Forms and Resources

Application Forms and Checklists

ePermits Center Request Forms

Required Forms for Owner / Builder Permit Applications

Forms below are required for submission prior to permit issuance

Required Title 24 Energy Compliance Forms for HVAC and ReRoof Permits

Download and complete one form per permit for each job site. The form is in PDF format, can be filled out electronically and saved. Submit the completed form by email. Make sure to indicate the permit number on your form.


Code Enforcement

Other Information