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Permit Service Center
Permit Service Center

Location and Hours  

The Permit Service Center (PSC) is located at 1947 Center Street, 3rd Floor - between Milvia Street and Martin Luther King Jr. Way.

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  ATTENTION:  

December 13, 2018: There will be a collective Building & Safety Division Staff Meeting

 Last check-in will be at 2pm

The Permit Service Center will close at 2:30pm

December 18, 2018: There will be a collective Planning Department staff meeting

 Last check-in will be at 1pm.

The Permit Service Center will close at 1:30pm

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 PSC hours of operation are Monday through Friday from 8:30am to 4pm.  

The PSC is closed the 2nd Friday of every month.

Please see City holidays and other office closures.

Over-the-counter and walk-in application submittals will be accepted as staff is available. 

All other PSC counter applications may be submitted daily from 8:30am to 4pm.  

All financial transactions must be completed by 4:30pm

Acceptable methods of payment: Visa, MasterCard, checks and cash.

You are welcome to visit the Permit Service Center on a first-come, first-served basis during the listed hours. Please remember that appointments are served first. Appointments for all PSC services can be scheduled by calling (510) 981-7500. Appointments for submittal of permit applications with plans (new, re-submittals and revisions) are available Monday through Friday from 9am to 2pm.

Plans must be submitted electronically for plan check and permitting.

 

Counter Hours (Divisions)

 

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Permit Processing

 8:30am - 4:30pm

(final check-in 4pm1)

8:30am - 4:30pm

(final check-in 4pm1)

8:30am - 4:30pm

(final check-in 4pm1)

8:30am - 4:30pm

(final check-in 4pm)1

8:30am - 4:30pm

(final check-in 4pm1)

Land Use

8:30 - 4pm

(final check-in 3:30pm)

8:30 - 2:30 (final check-in 2pm)

8:30 - 4pm

(final check-in 3:30pm)

8:30 - 4pm

(final check-in 3:30pm)

 Counter Closed - Application Submittal Appt. Only

Building and Safety

8:30am - 4pm (final check-in 3:30pm)

8:30 - 4pm (final check-in by 3:30pm)

8:30 - 4pm (final check-in 3:30pm)

8:30 - 4pm(final check-in by 3:30 pm)

8:30 - 4pm (final check-in 3:30pm)

Fire Prevention

8:30am - 10:30am  (Appointments: 510.981.7447)

Public Works Engineering     8:30am - 10:30am (Appointments: 510.981.7448)

Environmental Health2                 (2180 Milvia, 2nd Floor) 

8:00am - 9:00am

Traffic Engineering3(1947 Center, 4th Floor) 

9:00am - 12pm (Appointments: 510.981.7010)

1) Last sign-in indicates that service will be provided as long as the customer has signed in at the Welcome Station by 4pm; all financial transactions must be completed by 4:30pm

2) Environmental Health is located at 2180 Milvia Street, 2nd Floor

3) Traffic Engineering is located at 2180 Milvia Street, 4th Floor       

 

 

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Permit Service Center, 1947 Center St, 3rd Floor, Berkeley, CA 94704
Questions or comments? Email: permits@cityofberkeley.info Phone: (510) 981-7500
(510) 981-CITY/2489 or 311 from any landline in Berkeley
TTY: (510) 981-6903
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