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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 Hydrant Flow Request

FORM DS - 160

Request this form to review the available water flow and pressure for a hydrant. This information is used by the customer to design fire sprinkler systems.

Revised October 2016


PDF icon Improvement Agreement Bond

FORM DS - 402

Use this form for surety bond(s) associated with Subdivision or Deferred Improvement Agreements.

Revised February 2011


PDF icon Industrial Development in All Zones except RM and C

FORM DS - 7

Landscape Calculation Worksheet.

Revised August 2020


PDF icon Industrial Development in RM, C Zones and Commercial Development in All Zones

FORM DS - 4

Landscape Calculation Worksheet.

Revised August 2020


PDF icon Inspection Status of Engineering Permit

FORM DS - 901

Use this form to request a confirmation of the inspection status of drawings signed by the City Engineer for grading on private property and the construction, reconstruction, or repair of improvements within the public right-of-way.

Revised May 2019


PDF icon Inspection Record Card

FORM DS - 1798

This form is provided to the customer by Development Services staff after a permit is issued and all fees are paid. The form must be posted in a prominent location at the project site.

Revised May 2021


Joint Use Driveway/Mutual Access Agreement

FORM DS - 3248

This form is used for the agreement between two property owners sharing the same driveway due to the location of the property line dividing their lots. This form is not available online and will be provided by the reviewer.

Revised January 2010

** Form DS - 3248 is not available online. To request a copy, call 619-446-5000. **


PDF icon Junior Accessory Dwelling Unit Agreement

FORM DS - 202a

Use this form when requesting permission from the City of San Diego to construct a Junior Accessory Dwelling Unit, per Chapter 14, Article 1, Division 3 of the San Diego Municipal Code.

Revised February 2022


PDF icon Minor Water Pollution Control Plan (MWPCP)

FORM DS - 570

Use this form, as determined by the City Engineer, to address compliance with construction best management practice for construction projects.

Revised September 2021


PDF icon Mobile Food Truck Permit Application

FORM DS - 210

To apply for a food truck permit according to SDMC section 141.0612.

Revised May 2014


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