Other permit application submittals may be made by appointment only. To schedule an appointment, please call 510-620-6868 during the hours of 8:30 to 4:00 to speak to a Permit Technician or email your contact phone number to firstname.lastname@example.org, and a permit technician will contact you directly to schedule the appointment.
In compliance with the Contra Costa County Health Officer’s order, only certain inspections are being performed at this time. To determine if your inspection can be scheduled, please call 510-620-6868 and speak to a Permit Technician or email your contact phone number to email@example.com and a permit technician will contact you directly.
Please understand that staff will be checking phone messages, emails, and faxes, but maybe delayed in their response.
Please assist us in reducing the spread of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) by observing the shelter in place and staying home if you are sick. We appreciate your patience during this time.
450 Civic Center Plaza - 2nd Floor
Richmond, CA 94804
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Permit Center Hours: NEW PERMIT COUNTER HOURS (Starting Friday, April 5, 2019)
Monday - Thursday 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Plan Checker Counter Hours:
Monday - Thursday 9:00am - 11:00am
*Mandatory Sign-in 8:30am - 9:30am Friday - No Plan Checker
*Meeting with Plan Checker is by appointment. To make an appointment, please sign-in with the Permit Technicians from 8:30 am to 9:30 am.
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