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Documents Needed for a Building Permit

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The required submittal documents listed below may vary based on location of project and scope of work. Prior to submitting projects for plan check, applicants are advised to visit the Resiliency Permit Center and talk to a representative to determine what additional documentation, if any, may be required for rebuilding.

Resiliency Permit Center
448 Fiscal Avenue
Santa Rosa, CA

Required Documents

Fully Dimensioned Plans – In electronic format (24 inches x 36 inches equivalent):

  1. Title Sheet
  2. Grading & Drainage Plan
  3. Site Plan
    1. Fire Department Site Plan
  4. Architectural Plans
    Choose one as appropriate:
    1. Permits submitted between January 1, 2017 and December 31, 2019:
      BPC-059 – Residential New Construction 2016 CALGreen Checklist
    2. Permits submitted on or after January 1, 2020:
      BPC-065 – 2019 CALGreen Checklist Residential New Construction
  5. Elevations
  6. Foundation Plans
  7. Structural Plans
  8. Framing Plans
  9. Roof Plans
  10. Calculations
  11. Geotechnical Report (soils report)
  12. Mechanical Details
  13. Electrical Details
  14. Plumbing Details
  15. Modified Findings Report (required if on septic system).

For more detail please view: Plan and Document Detailed Requirements