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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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 Notice of Termination of Habitable Accessory Structure Agreement

FORM DS - 205

Use this form when requesting termination permission from the City of San Diego to construct a Guest Quarters or Habitable Accessory Structure per Chapter 14, Article 1, Division 3 of the San Diego Municipal Code.

Revised July 2014


PDF icon Notice of Termination of Non - Habitable Accessory Structure Agreement

FORM DS - 206

Use this form when requesting termination of permission from the City of San Diego to construct a non - habitable accessory building or garage with a shower, per Chapter 13, Article 1, Division 4 of the San Diego Municipal Code.

Revised July 2014


PDF icon Notice of Termination of Sidewalk Café Maintenance and Removal Agreement

FORM DS - 4105

Use this form to terminate a previously approved and recorded Sidewalk Café Maintenance and Removal Agreement. This form is subject to the approval of the City Engineer and some restrictions apply.

Revised May 2022


PDF icon Owner - Builder Verification

FORM DS - 3042

The property owner must complete this form when a building, plumbing, mechanical, or electrical permit is issued to an owner - builder. If the property owner will not be present at permit issuance to provide proof of identity, the property owner's signature must be notarized.

Revised March 2010


PDF icon Ownership Disclosure Statement

FORM DS - 318

Required for all discretionary applications.

Revised October 2017


Paper to Digital Plan Conversion Request

FORM DS - 425

This form is for customers with submitted paper applications and plans for Building and Combination Building projects to convert to digital format.

Revised November 2021


PDF icon Parcel Information

FORM DS - 302

An important tool that will assist you in determining the City of San Diego's planning, zoning and/or building regulations.

Revised January 2019


PDF icon Pedestrian Plaza Maintenance and Removal Agreement

FORM DS - 6002

Use this form when requesting permission to encroach into the public right-of-way for a Pedestrian Plaza.

Revised November 2016


PDF icon Performance Bond for Grading and Public Improvement

FORM DS - 401

Use this form if a surety bond for grading and/or Right-of-Way permit(s) is required.

Revised October 2019


PDF icon Permanent BMP Construction Self Certification Form

FORM DS - 563

Use this form to certify installation of permanent storm water best management practices by private engineer of record.

Revised October 2019


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