Plan check time frames vary by the type of project. Please do not call the office for plan check status prior to the plan check time frames listed as follows:
What's the status of my building application?
Project Types and Timeframes
New Commercial/Industrial/Residential projects:.........65 Working Days
Commercial/Industrial Tenant Improvements:..............45 Working Days
Express Residential and Commercial projects:................15 Working Days
Note: Due to the high number of plan checks we are currently experiencing extended turn around times.
Once all reviewing departments have approved, the plans will be processed for permit issuance. The final approval process includes gathering signatures from all reviewing departments and calculating the final permit fees. Please allow 1-5 working days for the final approval process after project approval.
Plan check status is updated nightly. For new submittals please allow 2 working days for the online status to be updated.
To check the plan check status, please have your building permit number ready.
Enter 2-digit year and last 4-digits (##-####) of your permit in the box below.
For additional assistance, call (805) 385-7925.