The new 2022 California Building Standards Code will go into effect on Jan. 1, 2023. All construction project applications submitted on or after that date must conform to the new regulations. Learn more.

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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 Uncontrolled Embankment Maintenance Agreement (UEMA)

FORM DS - 265

Revised March 2019


PDF icon Vehicular Use Areas

FORM DS - 5

Landscape Calculation Worksheet.

Revised August 2020


PDF icon Water Meter Data Card

FORM DS - 16

Use this form to figure water service capacity and meter sizing.

Revised July 2021


PDF icon Water Meter Data Card, Supplemental

FORM DS - 16a

Use this supplemental form along with the Water Meter Data Card (DS - 16) when all information on the Water Meter Data Card is the same for each repetitive structure.

Revised October 2016


PDF icon Wireless Communication Facilities Supplemental Application and Checklist

FORM DS - 420

Application for a Wireless Communication Facility, in compliance with local and federal regulations.

Revised May 2019


PDF icon Zone History Letter Request

FORM DS - 3172

Use this form for obtaining a Zone History Request to confirm past and current zoning and land use regulations that govern a specific property within the City of San Diego’s jurisdiction and outline redevelopment rights in the event zoning and land use regulations change.

Revised September 2022


PDF icon Zoning Verification

FORM DS - 690

Use this form to verify zoning use of a property for firearm sales, manufacturing of firearms or outpatient and drug treatment programs. 

Revised March 2021


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