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Our Development Services Department Counter is the hub of our permitting services. At the Counter you can:

  • Get property information
  • File or resolve Code Enforcement issues
  • Submit your permit
  • Attend pre-submittal conferences and project intake appointments
  • Pay your permit fees
  • Get an over-the-counter permit
  • Pick up your permit and approved plans

We serve walk-ins on a first-come, first-served basis for each service. Please plan on arriving before 3:00 p.m. in order to be helped that day. If wait times are long, we encourage you to arrive even earlier, as some services may reach capacity before 3:00 p.m.

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Development Services
276 Fourth Avenue Building B
Chula Vista, CA 91910

Public Counter Hours:
Mon - Thurs: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
(Please arrive by 3 pm to ensure processing time.)
Fri: 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. 
(Limited Services - No new applications.)


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Planning Division
(619) 691-5101
(619) 409-5861
Building Division
(619) 691-5272
(619) 409-5861
Inspection Section
(619) 409-5868
(619) 585-5639

Code Enforcement

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Residential Abandoned Properties

(619) 691-5280

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(619) 585-5681

Zoning Information
(619) 585-5621
(619) 409-5861
Engineering Permits (619) 691-5024  

Housing Division

Housing Information (Automated Line)

(619) 691-5047

(619) 691-5600

(619) 585-5698
Section 8 Rental Assistance (858) 694-4801  
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