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Through operational excellence and attention to customer service, we strive to balance community, economic and environmental interests to ensure the highest quality of life for the public of San Diego County.


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Initial Study Research Report

An online tool for discretionary permit applicants and other customers to quickly obtain preliminary parcel development & environmental information for properties located within unincorporated San Diego County. The report also includes detailed property maps, General Plan and Zoning Information.  Please see the step-by-step instructions for additional information.

  Property Summary Report

This report includes general property characteristics to aid in preparing plans and documentation for the submittal of a building permit application.  The information included on the report will be used by Permit Center staff to streamline the pre-review of applications for all Building projects.  The report is available on the County of San Diego's Citizen Access online portal.  Please see the step-by-step instructions for additional information.

Accela Citizen Access
Research permit history, pay fees, schedule
inspections, and apply for building permits online.
GIS Zoning and Property Information Tool
This application allows users to view a
variety of land-based GIS information.