Development Services Permit Center
200 E. Santa Clara St.
Tower, 1st Floor
San José, CA 95113
Validated parking is available: From 6th Street, enter the parking garage under the City Hall Tower. Bring your stub with you for validation. View map.
News and Announcements
Planning Counter and Phone Service - Limited Hours - January 30, 2020
- Planning counter is open only from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm.
- Planning phone service is open only from 9:00 am to Noon, and 1:00 to 2:00 pm.
Building, Public Works, and Fire counters will be open with normal business hours.
2019 California Building Codes, Reach Code Ordinance, and Gas Prohibition Ordinance Effective January 1, 2020
Learn more about the:
- 2019 California Building Code on Adopted Building Codes page.
- Reach Code and Gas Prohibition Ordinance on the Reach Codes page.
Free Workshop: Significant Changes in the 2019 California Codes - February 28
City staff will highlight the significant changes to the Building, Electrical, Plumbing, Mechanical, Residential, and Fire codes, as well as Reach Code CALGreen and Building Energy Efficiency Standards. You are welcome to attend any of the topical sessions. See event details.
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