City of Concord, California

Building Division - Online Permitting

Permits Offered Online

Building Division offers licensed contractors the ability to apply for minor building permits through the City's Online Citizen Access portal.  Currently the following permit types are offered:

  • Reroofing
  • Miscellaneous Plumbing, Electrical, and Mechanical
    • Commercial Electrical Service Replacement
    • Residential AC Replacement
    • Residential Electrical Service Replacement
    • Residential Furnace Replacement
    • Residential HVAC Replacement
    • Residential Sewer Line Replacement
    • Residential Water Heater Replacement
    • Residential Water Line Replacement

The online process allows licensed contractors to submit permit applications and pay fees online using their established Trust Account 365/24/7. The permit will be issued to the Contractor through the online process once payment is made. The contractor will then need to download the generated online permit using their Public User account for posting to the field during inspections.

Creating a Public User Account

Licensed contractors interested in utilizing the Online Citizen Access Portal must review, sign and date, and submit the following information to a Building Permit Technician so the appropriate Public User Account can be created for the contractor:

To register, please send copies of the completed documents to:
Attn:  Building Permit Technician
1950 Parkside Drive, MS/51
Concord, CA 94519

Navigating Online Citizen Access Portal to Create Minor Building Permits

The following documents provide screen-shot-based information on how to navigate the Online Citizen Access Portal to create minor building permits:
Building Online Permits Public User Manual

City of Concord CA