Monterey County Permits (California)

Search for Monterey County, CA county permits. A county permit search can provide information on applying for a permit, permit requirements, building permits, land use permits, demolition permits, septic system permits, access permits, utility permits, special event permits, renovation permits, temporary event permits, reserving public property, looking up permits, checking if a permit is valid, fire code permits, certificates of zoning compliance, and water system permits.


The Monterey County Clerk's Office maintains public records for a county, including vital documents like birth certificates and marriage licenses, as well as Monterey County permits. Clerks in Monterey County, California may be responsible for filing and issuing county permits, including building permits, land use permits, access permits, utility permits, and special event permits. These permits may be required for installing or repairing septic systems, demonstrating that a building meets fire codes and other building codes, demolition, repairs, renovations, and adjusting boundary lines. They may also be required for temporary events, reserving public property, or a number of land development uses. The Monterey County Clerk Office can provide information on how to apply for a Monterey County permit or how to check if a permit is valid, and their permit information and records are usually available online.

Greenfield City Clerk Greenfield CA 599 El Camino Real 93927 831-674-5591

Marina City Clerk Marina CA 211 Hillcrest Avenue 93933 831-384-3715

Monterey County Clerk Salinas CA 168 West Alisal Street 93901 831-755-5066

Seaside City Clerk Seaside CA 440 Harcourt Avenue 93955 831-899-6202


A Monterey County Town or City Hall provides municipal services for their community, which can include issuing and filing permits. These county permits may be required for a number of building projects, including renovations, demolitions, repairs, land development, and zoning compliance. In addition to building permits, Town and City Halls in Monterey County, California may also issue land use permits related to boundary lines, private roads, addresses, and water systems, as well as access permits, utility permits, and special event permits. These records can be used to prove that a project has a valid permit or to look up county permit rules, apply for a permit in Monterey County, or see approved permits. Town and City Halls typically provide online access to their county permit records.

Carmel City Hall Carmel-by-the-Sea CA MONTE VERDE St 93921 831-620-2000

Gonzales City Hall Gonzales CA 147 4th Street 93926 831-675-5000

Greenfield City Hall Greenfield CA 45 El Camino Real 93927 831-674-5591

King City City Hall King CA 212 South Vanderhurst Avenue 93930 831-385-3281

Marina City Hall Marina CA 211 Hillcrest Avenue 93933 831-884-1278

Monterey City Hall Monterey CA 735 Pacific Street 93940 831-646-3765

Pacific Grove City Hall Pacific Grove CA 300 Forest Avenue 93950 831-648-3100

Salinas City Hall Salinas CA 200 Lincoln Avenue 93901 831-758-7381

Seaside City Hall Seaside CA 440 Harcourt Avenue 93955 831-899-6700

Soledad City Hall Soledad CA 248 Main Street 93960 831-678-3963


A Monterey County Building Department creates and enforces building codes and zoning rules to ensure the construction of safe buildings. As part of their job, Building Departments in Monterey County, California issue and file building permits. These county permits may be required for renovations, demolition, repairs, land development, and installing or repairing septic systems. Monterey County permits can show if a building meets fire codes and other building codes, which may be called a certificate of zoning compliance. These Monterey County public records can be used to prove a building project has a valid permit or to look up building permit rules, apply for a permit, or see approved permits. Building Departments often provide online access to county permit information and records.

Marina Building Department Marina CA 211 Hillcrest Avenue 93933 831-884-1214

Marina City Building Department and Planning Marina CA 209 Cypress Ave 93933 831-884-1214

Monterey County Building Department Salinas CA 168 West Alisal Street 93901 831-755-5015

Monterey County Planning Department Salinas CA 168 West Alisal Street 93901 831-755-5025

Pacific Grove Building Department Pacific Grove CA 300 Forest Avenue 93950 831-648-3183

Pacific Grove Permits Pacific Grove CA 2100 Sunset Drive 93950 831-648-5722

Salinas Permits Salinas CA 65 West Alisal Street 93901 831-758-7251

Salinas Zoning Salinas CA 65 West Alisal Street 93901 831-758-7206

Sand City Planning Department Sand CA 1 Sylvan Way 93955 831-394-6700


A Monterey County Code Enforcement Office is responsible for ensuring compliance with building codes as well as other rules and regulations. As part of enforcing building codes and zoning regulations, Code Enforcement Offices in Monterey County, California may issue county permits. These Monterey County permits can be required for land development, installing septic systems, demolition, repairs, and renovations. They may also be required to show that a building meets fire codes and other building codes, which may be known as a certificate of zoning compliance. These Monterey County public records can also show if a building had a valid permit, and they can be used to look up building permit rules, apply for a permit, or see approved permits. Code Enforcement Offices typically provide online access to their county permit records.

Monterey City Code Enforcement Monterey CA 424 Madison Street 93940 831-646-3750

Salinas Code Enforcement Salinas CA 65 West Alisal Street 93901 831-758-7157