Use this link to estimate a date by when your plan check may be ready. Enter ‘Business Days’ for more accurate results.
What's the status of my building application?
Project Types and Time Frames
New Commercial/Industrial/Residential projects:.........45 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. Click here for Status Inquires.
To check the plan check status, please have your plan check/application number, or search by address.
To search by plan check/application number, enter 2-digit year and last 4-digits (##-####) of your application number in the box below.
To search by address, begin typing address then select your address from the drop-down list.
For additional assistance, call (805) 385-7925.
or by address
If your project has passed the processing time period click here for project inquiries.
Otherwise, please refer to the processing schedule and Plan Check Status for updated information.