This section provides information on many of the fees associated with obtaining building permits. Every permit is different, so please review the information linked here and the handouts and forms linked from this page to determine which fees might apply. Fee ordinance updates approved by the County of San Diego Board of Supervisors effective September 15, 2013.
Building Plan Check and Permit Fee Estimator Spreadsheet
A full list of building permit fees is available in the Building Fee Schedule.
Parks Department Fees for Dwelling Permits
Transportation Impact and Drainage Fees Information
Use the Agency Contacts List for questions about fees charged by outside agencies.
The $45 screening fee charged by the Land Development counter is applicable for most permit types.