Building Division - Construction Permit Information

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The City of Placerville’s Construction Application form is required for all permits and plan check requests
(exception: Engineering's Encroachment and Transportation permit ).

Constructions Permit Forms Note: Do not use this form for Planning Applications .

Single Family Dwelling Booklet (this is a guide and fee costs may vary due to Fee Schedule changes)

Important :

If you are not the owner of the property, a licensed contractor or the designated agent of a licensed contractor:

  • you will be required to obtain the original signature of the property owner using the Owner/Builder Form or provide a copy of your lease showing you have been given permission to make alterations to the property in the owners name.
  • you will then be asked to provide identification, a copy of the owners identification and the Owner/Builder Form with the owner's signature.
  • you may be asked to provide proof of ownership by providing a copy of your grant deed.

Contractors only:

  • The Permit Application form, supporting documents and plans may be emailed, faxed or mailed to the Building Division.
  • A document fee will be added to the cost based on number of pages that need to be duplicated at the Building Division office.
  • Payment must be provided for the plan checking or permitting process to begin.
    • credit or debit card payments are accepted.
    • check may be mailed with the paper work (make sure you have current City business license - contact our Finance Department .)
    • applications will not be processed without payment of fees.

Development Services Department , Building Division
City Hall, Second Floor
3101 Center Street
Placerville, CA 95667

For general inquiries or to request an appointment during office hours: (530) 642-5240
To request an inspection 24 hours a day: (530) 642-5241
Fax: (530) 295-2510