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Welcome to the City of Atascadero's Building Services Department.

Our Permit Center is located at 6500 Palma Avenue.  Office hours are Monday - Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.


The City makes every effort to maintain forms with the most current infomation. Forms are not guaranteed to have the most current fees or to include all requirements for all project types.


2019 Code Update effective January 01, 2020

Fee increase effective July 29, 2019


Select the appropriate application for the project in Section 1. In Section 2, select the documentation according to the person that will be accepting responsiblity for the permit issuance and completion. Additional documentation is available in Section 3 as required.


*** A complete Application will be for a Contractor will be 3 pages long; a complete Owner Builder Application will be 4 pages. Descriptions must include the complete scope of work.

Incomplete applications will not be accepted.

Cash or Check payments aceepted; NO cards

Section 1- Required Documentation

Permit Applications:

 Section 2- Required Documentation (not needed for addendums or encroachment permits)

Responsible Party:

 Section 3- Additional Documentation 

  • Authorized Agent - Required to act on behalf of the Owner.

  • Limitations Form- Required to be signed for all applications submitted at the Permit Counter and Online. 

  • Form 433 - Manufactured Home Registration.




*  Residential projects exceeding 500 SF; remodels including structural changes; and all Code Enforcement remedies

 * All Commercial projects excluding "like for like" repairs


To schedule an Intake, please email or call 805-461-5035. Intakes are held at the City Hall Permit Counter Monday thru Friday 9-4 (excluding holidays)

SUBMITTAL INTAKE CHECKLISTS - Checklists are a guideline for permit application requirements.

Residential Intake Request Form / Fee Estimate

Commerical Intake Request Form / Fee Estimate


Informational Handouts:




The City of Atascadero supports environmentally friendly construction projects. 


For more information please contact our Building Services Department at (805) 461-5035.


Category: Licenses & Permits

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