Guides & Guidelines

Please note: Some documents listed are specific to the code cycle they were drafted.  Although the Building Division is continuously working to maintain these documents, some may not reflect the requirements of the currently adopted code.  Please make use of the revision date in the footer of the document as a guide for use and applicability. If you have any question please do not hesitate to ask our staff for help.


Guides & Guidelines based on 2019 California Building Code

Accessibility Exemption Form

Accessibility Hardship Form

Access to Online Accounts

Agreement for Early Release of Utilities

Building Department Board of Appeals Guidelines

Building Inspection Descriptions

Building Permit Expiration Guidelines

Building Permit Required Documentation Matrix

CALGreen Requirements for Residential New Construction

CALGreen Requirements for Residential Additions & Alterations

CALGreen Requirements for Non-Residential New Construction

CALGreen Requirements for Non-Residential Additions & Alterations

Canon Manor Handout

Certified Access Specialist Inspection Services

Concealed Construction Verification Guidelines

Demolition Requirements

Development Fee Request Form

Electrical Service Panel Upgrade

Electric Vehicle Charging Checklist

File Naming Convention Guidelines

Indoor Cultivation

Outstanding Corrections and Expired Permit Guidelines

Occupancy and Use Certification Guidelines

Photovoltaic System for One-Two SFD Central-Inverter Installations up to 10KW

Photovoltaic System for One-Two SFD Microinverter Installations up to 10KW  

Permit Refund Request Form

Residential Bathroom Remodels

Residential Generator Guidelines

Residential Kitchen Remodels

Residential Plan Submittal Sample

Roof Panel Construction APA E30 2016

Roofing Self Certification

Self-Verification of Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Alarms

Self-Verification of Water Conserving Plumbing Fixtures

Statement of Special Inspections

Submittal Requirements Non-Residential 

Submittal Requirements Residential

Swimming Pool Barrier Requirements 

Swimming Pool Demolition Requirements

Swimming Pool Notice of Infill Conditions

Tankless Water Heater Installation

Water Heater Installation

Windows and Doors Installation

Web Application Instructions