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Development Services


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.

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.

** Form DS - 3172 is not available online. To request a copy, call 619-446-5000. **

Revised September 2022

Zoning Verification

FORM DS - 690

Use this form to verify zoning use of a property forfirearm sales, manufacturing of firearms oroutpatient and drug treatment programs.

Revised March 2021