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.

CEQA Documents

CEQA Document Filing Fees for 2015

CEQA Documents Available for Public Review

Here are links to environmental documents prepared pursuant to the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) for projects currently scheduled for consideration by Butte County.  Please check the Notice of Availability for the deadline to provide comments.

  • GRD13-0009 (Charles Keen Grading Permit) – Initial Study and Mitigated Negative Declaration
  • LCA14-0001 (Wild Goose Club, Inc. Partial LCA Cancellation) – Initial Study and Negative Declaration
  • Amendments to the General Plan Agriculture Element, Zoning Ordinance and Protection of Agricultural Land – (Butte County) – Addendum to Certified Environmental Impact Report and Certified Supplemental Environmental Impact Report. (links to webpage)
  • SP08-0001 (Rio d'Oro Specific Plan) – Draft Environmental Impact Report. (links to webpage)
  • TPM14-0005 (Robert and Leeanne Kromer, Tentative Parcel Map) – Draft Initial Study and Mitigated Negative Declaration.
  • UP14-0009 – (Sacramento Valley Limited Partnership dba Verizon Wireless (c/o Complete Wireless Consulting)

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Development Services

Phone: 530.538.7601
Fax: 530.538.7785

Building - 530.538.7601 
Planning - 530.538.5359

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 Locations & Hours

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

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