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Forms

All new applications are required to be submitted electronically. DSD Information Bulletins and Forms are in the process of being updated as needed to reflect instructions for digital submittal processes.

Apply for a Permit

If you don't find a form here, please call 619-446-5000 and request that the form be sent to you.

Note: Forms requiring signature will still need to be submitted to Development Services in hard copy with original signatures.

PDF icon Accessory Dwelling Unit and Junior Accessory Dwelling Unit Agreement for Areas of Future Sea Level Rise

FORM DS - 4106

Revised January 2023


PDF icon Affidavit for Fire Alarm Alterations or Tenant Improvements (TIs)

FORM DS - 163

Use this form to obtain a no - plan permit for fire alarm systems when the scope of work is limited to the addition or alteration of 0 to 4 fire alarm devices and/or appliances in existing buildings.

Revised March 2021


PDF icon Affidavit for Fire Sprinkler Alterations or Tenant Improvements (TIs)

FORM DS - 161

Use this form to obtain a no - plan permit for fire sprinkler systems when the scope of work is limited to the addition or alteration of 0 - 20 sprinkler heads in existing, sprinklered commercial buildings.

Revised March 2021


PDF icon Affidavit for Marijuana Outlet and Marijuana Production Facility

FORM DS - 190

Required CUP documentation certifying locational information for sensitive receptors.

Revised March 2020


PDF icon Affidavit: Owner Occupancy Declaration for Subdivisions, Pursuant to Senate Bill 9

FORM DS - 3062

The purpose of this affidavit is for the property owner to affirm compliance with the regulations that pertain to owner-occupancy of a property subdivided pursuant to Senate Bill (SB 9) and the San Diego Municipal Code (SDMC) §143.1315.

Revised January 2023


PDF icon Affordable Housing Requirements Checklist

FORM DS - 530

Required for all new residential development of 10 or more dwelling units outside of the Coastal Overlay Zone. Required for all new residential development of two or more dwelling units inside of the Coastal Overlay Zone. Required for all Affordable/In-Fill Housing or Sustainable Building Project wishing to enter into the expedited review process.

Revised November 2020


PDF icon Affordable/In - Fill Housing and Sustainable Buildings Expedite Program

FORM DS - 531

Required for projects with affordable housing and/or sustainable buildings wishing to enter expedite program (ministerial or discretionary).

Revised July 2020


PDF icon Agreement to Comply Affidavit

FORM DS - 3119

This affidavit is required as part of the application process for a Permit for Alcoholic Beverage Outlets.

Revised September 2022


PDF icon Agreement to Hold the City Harmless

FORM DS - 268

Use this form to obtain permission from the City of San Diego to permit the design and construction of improvements that will result in discharging public drainage onto private property.

Revised October 2022


PDF icon Application - Alternate Materials, Design, or Construction Methods or Code Modification

FORM DS - 104

Revised March 2021


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