Application Submittal Requirements and Fees
Each form outlines requirements for the related application package. View also:
See the Planning Fee Schedule for all application fees. While the City accepts an Initial Fee at submittal for some applications, review of an application will not begin until fees are paid in full.
If you receive a Notice of Fees Due, full payment must be made within 14 calendar days or staff will void the application. A refund of any payment minus a record retention fee will be issued to you. A new application and full payment of fees will be required to restart a project.
Pay online at www.sjpermits.org or make check payable to: City of San José
Application Walk-In Submittal, 1st Floor Planning Counter - No appointment
Bring applications listed in this section to the
Planning Counter, 1st Floor, City Hall. See hours of service. Appeal and protest applications, marked with an asterisk, can be also be submitted at the 3rd floor Planning Offices without an appointment during business hours.
Administrative Permit - Outdoor Vending Facility
Administrative Permit - Power Generation Facility
Administrative Permit - Recycling Facility
Administrative Permit - Temporary Trailer
Administrative Permit - Utility Structure
Appeal of an Environmental Determination *
Historic Preservation Adjustment
Permit Adjustment (Category 1 and 2)
Permit Appeal *
Single-Family House Permit
Tree Removal Permit
Zoning Protest *
Zoning Verification Letter
Application Submittal, 3rd Floor Planning Offices - Appointment Required