Please note: The Building Division will be closed for the Holidays from 12/23/22 to 1/2/23. We will return to the office on Tuesday, 1/3/22.
New Code Adoption: Beginning 1/1/23 the City is required to enforce the 2022 Edition of the California Building Standards Code. We highly encourage applicants to send in their permit package no later than 12/16/22 to allow for adequate processing time before the holiday closure.
According to the California Building Code, as adopted by the City of Daly City, a permit is required to undertake any of the following actions regarding any building or structure in Daly City:
If your have questions as to whether your project requires a permit, visit the Is a Permit Required? page, or contact the Building Division to learn more.
California law requires that all home improvement projects valuated at more than $500 for labor and materials be performed by a licensed contractor.
Any other supporting documentation; e.g., electronic PDF files of your drawings/plans, calculations, etc., as necessary (you may also provide us with a downloadable link to a digital cloud-based storage service to retrieve your files)