Permit Process


Before obtaining a permit, Planning Division approval is usually required. Click on the Planning Division page for information on the Planning Division's requirements and processes.

To obtain a permit, please visit San Gabriel City Hall where you can fill-out a permit application for the type of project that you wish to complete. The property owner or licensed contractor may obtain a permit. Fees vary based on the type of project for which the permit shall be issued.

Prior to the issuance of a permit, the following approvals may be required:

  • Approved Grading Plans (if required by Engineering Division)
  • County Sanitation District of Los Angeles (new single-family residence)
  • School Fees Paid (for new habitable construction 500 sq. ft. or more)
  • Wet Stamped & Signed Grading Certifications (if grading is required)