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Name Description Type Action
2013 CalGreen Significant Changes Significant Changes in 2013 California Codes for CalGreen - Green Building Standards Code File Download
2013 Accessibility Significant Changes Significant Changes in 2013 California Codes for CBC Chapter 11B Accessibility Standards File Download
2013 CBC Structural Significant Changes Significant Changes in 2013 in California Codes for Structural Changes to CBC File Download
2013 Electrical Code Significant Changes Significant Changes in 2013 California Codes for Electrical Code File Download
2013 Energy Standards Significant Changes Significant Changes in 2013 California Codes for Energy Standards File Download
2013 Fire Code Significant Changes 2013 Fire Code Significant Changes File Download
2013 Historical Building Significant Changes Significant Changes in 2013 California Codes for Historical Building Code File Download
2013 Mechanical Code Significant Changes Significant Changes in 2013 California Codes Mechanical Code File Download
2013 Plumbing Code Significant Changes Significant Changes in 2013 California Codes Plumbing Code File Download
2013 Residential Code Significant Changes Significant Changes in 2013 California Codes Residential Code File Download
Building Project Checklist Building Project Checklist File Download
Commercial Conventional Construction Checklist BCCC Commercial Conventional Construction - CBC Section 2308 File Download
Construction Permit Submittal Requirements This is checklist of the requirements for construction permit submittals (Document BLD-2001) File Download
Hoop Structure Guide This guide explains the requirements for hoop structures that may be exempt from building permits (Document BLD-2003) File Download
Minimum Construction Specifications Minimum Construction Specifications General Notes on Plans File Download
Non-Residential Energy Checklist BCNR - Non-Residential Energy Code Checklist 2013 File Download
Online E-Permit Guide This is a guide for submitting e-permits. The system is only available to California licensed contractors (Document BLD-2010) File Download
Photovoltaic Electric Systems (Solar) This is a guide to requesting permits for a photovoltaic electric system permit, otherwise known as a solar permit (Document BLD-2006) File Download
Photovoltaic Inspection Procedures This is an inspection guide for photovoltaic system installers (Document BLD-2007) File Download
Residential Permit Fees Guide This is a tabular, 3-fold guide to residential permit fees (Document BLD-2005) File Download
Residential Deck Plan Checklist Residential Deck Plan Checklist - 2013 CRC File Download
Residential Energy 2013 Residential Energy 2013 File Download
Green Building Code Residential Plan Checklist Green Building Code Residential Plan Checklist File Download
Shade Cloth Structure Guide This guide clarifies the requirements for shade cloth structures that may be exempt from building permits (Document BLD-2002) File Download
Single Family Dwelling Non-Structural Plan Checklist Single Family Dwelling Non-Structural Plan Checklist - 2013 CRC File Download
Single Family Dwelling Structural Plan Checklist Single Family Dwelling Structural Plan Checklist - 2013 CRC File Download
Site Plan & General Requirements Checklist Site Plan & General Requirements Checklist File Download
Washing Machine Greywater Sump This guide details how to properly set up a greywater disposal system for washing machine effluent (Document BLD-2008) File Download
Wildland and Urban Interface Plan Checklist BW-Chapter 7A Wildland and Urban Interface Plan Checklist 2013 File Download