Public Works Permitting


The online permit services and online payment services are currently unavailable due to a system upgrade. There will also be a delay in the processing of new applications and re-submittals receive the week of November 7th. Thank you for your patience.

Electronic Permit System

Public Works electronic permit system includes online payment processing and allows applicants to view their permit status through an online Self Service Portal.  New users, please, use Google Chrome to access the link to register and create an account (  Please, consult this Registration Guide for creating an account.

Information regarding permits issued by Public Works is available at:
This site is accessible to the general public. The search can be refined by selecting the “Permit” Category with “Advanced” mode.

Public Works Permitting

This division is responsible for permit administration and inspection for all activities within the public right of way, responding to developers as well as other agencies and the general public, coordinating activities and administering consultant contracts, and preparation of studies and reports, legal descriptions and other right of way documents and exhibits for the City Council, City Manager, and other departments.

Location and Working Hours and Permit Types

I Want To

Bulky item pick-up services are offered only to City of Pasadena Refuse customers.

Schedule Bulky Item Pick up

Items, such as furniture, mattresses, and appliances, contact the City Service Center

Report Abandoned Item

The City participates in countywide Household Hazardous Waste Roundups.

Dispose of Hazardous Waste

Contact the City Service Center
Submit a Request
or call (626) 744-7311

Construction and Demolition Debris Recycling

Engineering Resources