Development Services offers a one-stop center for general information requirements on development activity including Building, Development Engineering and Planning in the City of West Sacramento
Here you will find useful information regarding the different functions of each division within the Community Development Department.
Submittal requirements by project type - Residential and Commercial;
Improvement plans guidelines, general information, forms, fees.
Obtain the required applications, forms or documents needed for the Building, Planning, or Development Engineering.
Minor Building Permit Requirements
Information and guidelines on how to obtain a minor, over-the-counter permit; re-roof, water heater, electric service...
Help for Businesses
Permit requirements for work being done within the City right-of-way
Projects currently under consideration for approval.
Building and Development Engineering Division fees related to residential and commercial permits
Check Status of an Application or Permit
Obtain information on issued permits or permit application status by permit number or address
When Do I Need an Encroachment Permit?
Dumpsters, pools, driveways, sewer line replacement, fences, landscape strip between curb and sidewalk.
Projects that showcase the City's vision
Schedule an Inspection
Request a Building permit inspection on line.
(Creation of a "My City" account required)
Obtain phone numbers and e-mail addresses for Development Services staff.