Santa Clara County Permit Search (California)

Search for Santa Clara County, CA permit information. A permit search provides information on building permits, land use permits, access permits, utility permits, special event permits, temporary permits, land development permits, renovation permits, demolition permits, construction permits, occupancy permits, permit violations, permit rules, permit regulations, applying for a permit, approved permits, denied permits, property owner information, construction information, permit restrictions, work stoppage orders, driving permits, election permits, business permits, state park permits, and locating permits.


Clerk Offices in Santa Clara County, California keep public records for a county or local government, including permits. Clerks may be responsible for filing and issuing Santa Clara County permits, including building permits, land use permits, access permits, utility permits, and special event permits. These permits allow property owners and residents to conduct demolitions and renovations, host temporary events, reserve public property, or conduct land development upgrades. They may also show whether a building meets fire and Santa Clara County building codes and include the name, date, and purpose of the permit. The Clerk Office provides information on how to apply for a permit or how to check if a permit is valid, and their permit records are typically available online.

California State Clerk San Jose CA 840 Guadalupe Parkway 95110 408-808-6262

Campbell City Clerk Campbell CA 70 North 1st Street 95008 408-866-2117

Gilroy City Clerk Gilroy CA 7351 Rosanna Street 95020 408-846-0204

Milpitas City Clerk Milpitas CA 455 East Calaveras Boulevard 95035 408-586-3001

Santa Clara County Clerk San Jose CA 70 West Hedding Street 95110 408-299-2481

Saratoga City Clerk Saratoga CA 13777 Fruitvale Ave 95070 408-868-1269


Building Departments in Santa Clara County, California create and enforce building codes to ensure that buildings are safe. They also review and approve building plans, enforce zoning rules, and issue Santa Clara County building permits. These building permits may be required for renovations, demolition, repairs, land development, and other construction projects. Permits can show if a building meets fire codes and other building regulations, demonstrate whether a building is safe to occupy, and they can also be used to prove that a construction project has a valid permit. Building Departments provide information on which projects require a permit, how to apply for a Santa Clara County permit, and the rules for receiving a permit. They may also provide searchable databases of approved building permits on their websites.

Campbell Building Department Campbell CA 70 North 1st Street 95008 408-866-2130

Cupertino Permits Cupertino CA 10300 Torre Avenue 95014 408-777-3228

Cupertino Zoning Cupertino CA 10300 Torre Avenue 95014 408-777-3308

Gaston County Planning Department San Martin CA 80 Highland Avenue 95046 408-683-4697

Los Altos Planning Department Los Altos CA 1 North San Antonio Road 94022 650-947-2750

Los Gatos Permits Los Gatos CA 41 Miles Avenue 95030 408-399-5770

Los Gatos Zoning Los Gatos CA 110 East Main Street 95030 408-354-6872

Milpitas Building Department Milpitas CA 455 East Calaveras Boulevard 95035 408-586-3240

Milpitas Planning Department Milpitas CA 455 East Calaveras Boulevard 95035 408-586-3279

Morgan Hill Building Department Morgan Hill CA 17575 Peak Avenue 95037 408-779-7241

Morgan Hill Planning Department Morgan Hill CA 17555 Peak Avenue 95037 408-779-7247

Palo Alto Permits Palo Alto CA 285 Hamilton Avenue 94301 650-329-2496

Palo Alto Planning Department Palo Alto CA 250 Hamilton Avenue 94301 650-329-2441

San Jose City Building Department, Planning, Zoning and Permits San Jose CA 200 East Santa Clara Street 95113 408-535-3555

Santa Carla Planning Department San Jose CA 70 West Hedding Street 95110 408-299-5780

Santa Clara Planning Department Santa Clara CA 1500 Warburton Avenue 95050 408-615-2450

Saratoga Building Department Saratoga CA 13777 Fruitvale Avenue 95070 408-868-1201


Town and City Halls in Santa Clara County, California provide municipal services for their communities, including issuing and filing permits. These permits may be required for building projects, such as renovations, demolitions, repairs, zoning compliance, and land development. In addition to building permits, Town and City Halls may also issue Santa Clara County land use permits related to private roads, boundary lines, addresses, and water systems, as well as access permits, utility permits, and special event permits. Santa Clara County permit records can prove that a project has a valid permit, and Town and City Halls can also provide information on looking up permit rules, applying for a permit, or finding approved permits. These permit records are often available online through the Town or City Hall website.

Campbell City Hall Campbell CA 70 North 1st Street 95008 408-866-2100

Cupertino City Hall Cupertino CA 10300 Torre Avenue 95014 408-777-3200

Gilroy City Hall Gilroy CA 7351 Rosanna Street 95020 408-846-0400

Los Altos City Hall Los Altos CA 1 North San Antonio Road 94022 650-947-2700

Los Altos Hills Town Hall Los Altos Hills CA 26379 Fremont Road 94022 650-941-7222

Milpitas City Hall Milpitas CA 455 East Calaveras Boulevard 95035 408-586-3000

Morgan Hill City Hall Morgan Hill CA 17555 Peak Avenue 95037 408-779-7271

Mountain View City Hall Mountain View CA 500 Castro Street 94041 650-903-6332

Palo Alto City Hall Palo Alto CA 250 Hamilton Avenue 94301 650-329-2100

San Jose City Hall San Jose CA 200 East Santa Clara Street 95113 408-535-3500

Santa Clara City Hall Santa Clara CA 1500 Warburton Avenue 95050 408-615-2200


Code Enforcement Offices in Santa Clara County, California ensure compliance with building codes, zoning rules, and other regulations. As part of their responsibility over codes and regulations, Code Enforcement Offices issue Santa Clara County building permits. These permits may be required for land development, demolition, renovations, repairs, and other types of construction. The Code Enforcement Office may also issue Santa Clara County occupancy permits at the end of a construction project to certify that the building meets code and can be occupied. Their office may also issue certificates of zoning compliance, and they create reports of building code violations or permit violations. Code Enforcement Offices can look up building permit rules, help people apply for permits, or locate approved permits. They may provide online access to their building permit records.

Cupertino Building Permits & Code Enforcement Cupertino CA 10300 Torre Avenue 95014 408-777-3228

Los Altos Code Enforcement Los Altos CA 1 North San Antonio Road 94022 650-947-2775

Milpitas City Code Enforcement Milpitas CA 455 East Calaveras Boulevard 95035 408-586-3075


Mayor Offices in Santa Clara County, California provide municipal services for their town or city, including issuing and filing permits. These permits may be required before property owners undertake a building project, including renovation, demolition, and repairs. They may also show whether a building is in compliance with Santa Clara County zoning rules and regulations, authorize land development services, or change boundary lines or private addresses. Mayors also issue Santa Clara County access permits, special event permits, and temporary permits. These permit records demonstrate whether a project has a valid permit, and Mayor Offices provide information on applying for permits, permit requirements, and locating approved or denied permits. Mayor Offices often provide permit information on their website.

Gilroy Mayor Gilroy CA 7351 Rosanna Street 95020 408-846-0202

Los Altos Hills Mayor Los Altos Hills CA 23690 Fremont Road 94022 650-941-7222

Los Altos Mayor Los Altos CA 1 North San Antonio Road 94022 650-947-2720

Milpitas Mayor Milpitas CA 455 East Calaveras Boulevard 95035 408-586-3025

Mountain View Mayor Mountain View CA 500 Castro Street 94041 650-903-6304

Palo Alto Mayor Palo Alto CA 250 Hamilton Avenue 94301 650-329-2384

San Jose Mayor San Jose CA 200 East Santa Clara Street 95113 408-535-4800

Santa Clara Mayor Santa Clara CA 3800 De La Cruz Boulevard 95054 408-748-8816


City Managers in Santa Clara County, California act as administrative managers for a city or town that uses a council-manager form of government. As part of providing municipal services, City Managers may issue and file permits. These Santa Clara County permits may be required for building projects such as renovations, demolitions, and land development. They also show whether a building meets zoning rules and regulations and any permit violations. City Managers also issue access permits, special event permits, and temporary permits. These Santa Clara County permit records show whether a project has a valid permit, and City Managers can also provide information on applying for permits and locating approved or denied permits. City Managers typically provide permit information on their website.

Milpitas City Manager Milpitas CA 455 East Calaveras Boulevard 95035 408-586-3050

Palo Alto City Manager Palo Alto CA 250 Hamilton Avenue 94301 650-329-2392


Building Inspectors in Santa Clara County, California verify that construction projects meet building codes and regulations. They are charged with monitoring designs, building materials, safety codes, and utilities such as electricity and plumbing. As part of this job, Building Inspectors issue Santa Clara County permits for new construction, remodels, and renovations. They also issue demolition, relocation, and occupancy permits, including inspection reports. Building Inspectors maintain records and reports on their inspections as well as any permits issued by the inspector. These records contain information about the owners, the property, and the validity of the permit, and they also show violations and work stoppage orders. Building Inspectors provide information on applying for Santa Clara County permits and permit requirements, and their permit records are often accessible through the Building Inspector website.

Mountain View Building Inspector Mountain View CA 500 Castro Street 94041 650-903-6313

Palo Alto Building Inspector Palo Alto CA 285 Hamilton Avenue 94301 650-329-2496

San Jose Building Inspector San Jose CA 200 East Santa Clara Street 95113 408-535-3555