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 Construction Plan - 11x17

FORM DS - 3179

Use this template to apply for a right-of-way permit to install standard improvements in the public right-of-way.

Revised October 2021


PDF icon Construction Plan - 11x17

FORM DS - 3179SAP

Use this template to apply for a Spaces as Places Streetary Right-of-Way Permit.

Revised April 2022


PDF icon Construction Plan - Large Format

FORM DS - 3179C

Use this template to apply for a right-of-way permit to install standard improvements in the public right-of-way.

Revised January 2010


PDF icon Construction Plan - Large Format

FORM FORM DS - 3179SAPL

Use this template to apply for a Spaces as Places Streetary Right-of-Way Permit.

Revised April 2022


PDF icon Declaration: Eligibility and Acknowledgement of Restrictions Related to Senate Bill 9

FORM DS - 3063

The purpose of this affidavit is for the property owner to affirm compliance with the regulations that govern eligibility for subdivision or development pursuant to Senate Bill 9 (SB 9) and the San Diego Municipal Code (SDMC) §143.1315 and agree to abide by applicable restrictions.

Revised November 2022


PDF icon Deposit Account / Financially Responsible Party

FORM DS - 3242

Required for all projects that must open a deposit trust fund account.

Revised February 2020


PDF icon Determination of Unreasonable Hardship Exception to Accessibility Requirements

FORM DS - 2123

Use this form to demonstrate an unreasonable hardship and to both demonstrate and document that when applicable at least 20% of the project valuation is spent on providing upgrades to existing non - accessible facilities and items.

Revised January 2022


PDF icon Development Agreement Supplemental Form

FORM DS - 3038

Required for Development Agreement applications; supplements the General Application form.

Revised June 2013


PDF icon Development Permit/Environmental Determination Appeal Application

FORM DS - 3031

Appeal form for Development Permits processed in accordance with Decision Processes Two, Three and Four and for Environmental Determinations.

Revised November 2022


PDF icon Deviation From Standards

FORM DS - 266

This form is used to request a design deviation to a City Standard design due to uncommon circumstances.

Revised October 2021


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