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Information Bulletins

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

Information Bulletins provide information on fees, submittal requirements or procedures.

INFORMATION BULLETIN 515

PDF icon Development Permit, Subdivision and Grading Permit Geotechnical Study Requirements

Minimum submittal requirements for geological/ geotechnical reports supporting development permits, subdivision approvals, or grading permits.

Revised October 2016


INFORMATION BULLETIN 517

PDF icon Rezone Process

Information on the steps and process to Rezone a property

Revised July 2020


INFORMATION BULLETIN 519

PDF icon Airport Land Use Commission Consistency Determination Review Process

Information concerning the process and types of proposed development projects/actions that the City is required to submit to the Airport Land Use Commission.

Revised July 2020


INFORMATION BULLETIN 520

PDF icon Federal Aviation Administration Notification and Evaluation Process

Federal Aviation Administration notification requirements for development projects.

Revised July 2020


INFORMATION BULLETIN 523

PDF icon How to Obtain a Permit for a Sidewalk Cafe

Approval process and submittal requirements for Sidewalk Cafe

Revised October 2019


INFORMATION BULLETIN 532

PDF icon Information Regarding Inclusionary Housing

*Fee rate in effect for residential projects deemed complete on or after July 1, 2020*

Summary of the City of San Diego Inclusionary Housing Ordinance.

Revised July 2020


INFORMATION BULLETIN 533

PDF icon How to Obtain a Temporary Use Permit

Information on what uses are allowed with a Temporary Use Permit

Revised July 2021


INFORMATION BULLETIN 536

PDF icon Submittal Requirements and Procedure for Wireless Communication Facilities

Describes procedures and permitting requirements for Wireless Communication Facilities (WCFs) and other FCC-authorized communication services.

Revised July 2020


INFORMATION BULLETIN 538

PDF icon Expedite Program for Affordable/In-Fill Housing & Sustainable Buildings

Information for both ministerial and discretionary projects.

Revised July 2020


INFORMATION BULLETIN 539

PDF icon Regulations Governing Condominium Conversions

Information on the process for converting existing rental apartment units into condominiums.

Revised July 2019


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