Development Services

If you are looking to create jobs, talk with us. We process Building Permits including Plan Review, Inspections and coordination with other agencies to issue Permits. We process Development Applications including environmental review, provide zoning information and support long-range planning through the County’s General Plan. Code Enforcement responds to Building, Land Use, Abandoned Vehicles, Noise, Nuisance Abatement and the County’s Restrictions on Cultivation of Medical Marijuana Ordinance complaints.

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Extended Office Hours – Beginning Monday, October 6th

Thursday, October 02, 2014/Categories: News & Announcements


Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday

8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.



8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

The office CLOSES at 3:00 on Wednesdays and 4:00 on other weekdays.

To BEGIN the application process for a building permit or planning project – please sign-in no later than 30 min. before closing time.  If there are people waiting ahead of you, there is a possibility we may not be able to begin or complete your application that day, and you will need to return.  In order to ensure enough time to COMPLETE an application for a building permit or planning project (where all required application forms are submitted) – it is better to come in earlier in the day.

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Development Services

Phone: 530.552.3700
Fax: 530.538.7785

Building - 530.552.3700
Planning - 530.552.3701
Code Enforcement - 530.552.3702
Building Inspection IVR - 530.538.4365

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Development Services

7 County Center Drive
Oroville, CA 95965

Office Hours
Mon - 8am to 4pm
Tues - 8am to 4pm
Wed - 8am to 3pm
Thur - 8am to 4pm
Fri - 8am to 4pm

Excludes Holidays

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