permits are required to authorize new construction, alterations
or additions to a building or structure. There are several
different types of permits: building, electrical, mechanical,
plumbing, grading, demolition, mobile park (i.e. mobile home
install, awning, deck, cabana), mobile home install (private
lot). By State Law, virtually all construction including minor
modifications requires permits of one type or another.
Application with accurate
site plan. (minimum of 3 sets of plans).
and Energy Compliance - C.E.C. Title 24 (for all room additions
and new construction, whether it be residential, commercial
or industrial, need construction plans are needed showing
floor plans, elevations, etc.) (need to be approved or wet
signed/sealed by energy consultant).
information and/or Owner/Builder
Verification Form (Click
aquí para español).
Facility Form (No matter size of new construction or additions)
Potable Water Agreement
and Water Service Form from IID will be required for new
structures/remodels and plumbing permits that do not have
Works (encroachment and/or driveway permit).
Health Services-septic tank/leach field & reserve leach
field perculation test is required.
Department-water system location and size, if fire hydrants
aren't available (4000 gallon minimum-residential) Commercial
& Industrial to be approved by Imperial County Fire
Review Committee Approval for the Salton City/Desert Shores
Areas & Vista Del Mar Homeowner's Association review.
Commissioner/APCD-weight and measures if applicable.
is required for residential, commercial & industrial
area. Contact a Planner for this information.
replacing electrical services or new service-what is amperage