See image below for the general steps of the permitting process.Depending on the permit category you applied for, your project may require a plan review.
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In order to submit a permit online you will have to Register an account with the Online Permit Portal.
Step-by-step instructions are also available: Online Permit Portal Help Guide (PDF).
The confirmation email is from firstname.lastname@example.org. If the email does not appear in your inbox, please check if it was sent to your spam inbox or your junk mail inbox. Please note, spam inbox and junk mail inbox may be two separate inboxes.
You can search the project address by either Address or Assessor Parcel Number (APN).
If you are still having trouble adding the property, please verify that the job site address is within Danville’s town boundary.
The same documents required for in-person submittal are required for online submittals.
Please visit the Permit Directory on the Town’s Permit Directory for project submittal requirements.
For instructions on correct file formats for submitting documents online, take a look at the Electronic File Submittal Format (PDF)
Please scan all sheets with the approval stamp and/or all sheets with comments by CCCSD.Please compile these sheets as a single PDF to upload them through the online permit center.
Scans need to show the entire sheet containing the CCCSD Stamp and/or comments to confirm the stamp is for the specific project.
Work on the project can only begin after the Town has changed your permit status to “Issued.”
Please resubmit your project by uploading files through the online permit center under your project’s Permit No (e.g. B20-######).
For both Revisions and Deferred Submittals,
The 2 items below need to be completed before the Town can issue the permit and release the approved plans on your online account for you to print. Work on the project can only begin after the Town has changed your permit status to “Issued.”
(1) Sign your permit card that the Town has sent you and upload the signed document to the online portal under “Attachments”. This document needs to be signed in all four of the areas highlighted on the signature sheet:
See example signature sheet for the 4 required areas to sign. Failure to provide all signatures will result in a delay in permit issuance.
(2) Satisfy all pre-issuance conditions on your permit. To verify that all items labeled "Preissuance" have been satisfied," check the permit “Attachments” tab for a document labeled "Conditions"
Print Permit Inspection Card:
Print Approved Drawings:
If you continue to have trouble after reviewing all of our resource materials, please contact the Building Division at (925)314-3330. Please note that due to high call volume we do not have the resources available to give step by step instructions for submitting your application online over the phone. Please refer to our online instructions for a walkthrough.