Planning Applications

For inquiries on Planning and Zoning information, you may obtain service:

  • By Phone: Speak with our planners on duty from 7:30 am - 5:00 pm Monday to Thursday, and 7:30 - 4:00 pm Friday.
  • Self-Help: Access to our ePermit Center allows you to search Property/Permit information such as current projects, previous entitlements, application status, and parcel numbers.

Pathway for Extending Restaurant Seating into the Right of Way

During COVID-19, many restaurants are extending their outdoor seating to meet health orders. The Parklet Application is the permitting process to allow extending seating into the right of way.  

New Permit Fees

Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors adopted new land development fees on December 17, 2019. The fees will be implemented on March 1, 2020.

See New Land Development Fee Schedule (PDF)

Application Forms

Please use the Planning Application and Important Notice to Applicants forms for all permit types listed below.

General Application Form

Planning Application (Fillable PDF);

Important Notice to Applicants (PDF)

Administrative Permits

Design Review 

Other Entitlements