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.

Documents, Forms & Handouts

Building Division

Planning Division

Code Enforcement

"How To" Instructions

Visit the Online Permit Center.

Contractors must have valid license and workmans comp insurance on file with this office in order to apply online. if your online information cannot be verified, please call development services at 530.538.6861 during normal business hours, Monday to Friday, 8:00am to 3:00pm.

IVR and online cutoff times for next-day scheduled inspections: 2:00 p.m.

how to use the automated phone system (phone tree)

Apply for Permit  Check Project Status  Schedule Inspection

Parcel Lookup  Forms and Documents  Frequently Asked Questions

 Contact DDS

Development Services

Phone: 530.538.7601
Fax: 530.538.7785

Building - 530.538.6861
Planning - 530.538.5359

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 Locations & Hours

Development Services

7 County Center Drive
Oroville, CA 95965

Office Hours
Monday to Friday
8:00am to 3:00pm
Excludes Holidays

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