Expedited permits and plan check processes are now available through an online application portal. Through the portal, qualified restaurant and retail businesses can apply for express plan checks for structural and non-structural tenant improvements, administrative conditional use permits for alcohol sales, expedited design reviews for qualified retail and restaurants, and temporary outdoor dining permits.
The Permit Center will be closed on Thursday, December 14th from 8 a.m. -10:30 a.m.
The Permit Center Hours of Operation:
Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays: 8:00 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Wednesdays: 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Alternate Fridays: 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
View the Permit Center Calendar for Upcoming Closed Dates (Every Other Friday & Holidays)
|Building & Safety||(626) email@example.com|
|Zoning||Available via firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Design & Historic Preservation||Available via email@example.com|
|Code Compliance||(626) 744-8633|
|Pre-Sale Self-Certification Program||(626) 744-8633|
|Fire Department||(626) 744-6885|
|Cultural Affairs & Film Office||(626) 744-3964|
|Public Works||Available via firstname.lastname@example.org|
For questions on permits or inspections, call (626) 744-4200 or email email@example.com
Permit Center Online
Research Property • Search For A Permit • Check Case Status • Schedule An Inspection
The Planning & Community Development Department champions economic vitality and safe livable neighborhoods, which reflect, preserve, and enhance Pasadena’s unique cultural and historic character; the department also promotes informed decision-making which facilitates sustainable development, affordable housing and reinvestment in the community.
The Permit Center is a One-Stop-Shop where staff from multiple departments provide all development review and permitting services for customers.
The Building & Safety Division is committed to serving as partners for solutions in the development of safe, healthy and economically viable neighborhoods.
The Planning Division staff provides services and conduct activities which guide the City’s orderly development by applying the current zoning codes, facilitating development, implementing community plans, and preserving architectural and historic landmarks.
The Arts and Cultural Affairs Division is responsible for the Annual Grants Program, Public Art Program, Public Art Master Plan, Cultural Nexus Plan, and the Pasadena Film Office.
The objective of the City of Pasadena’s Code Compliance Division is to promote and maintain a safe and healthy living and working environment for our residents, businesses, and visitors.