Utility permits are a specialized form of encroachment permit. It is required of utility companies when work is performed in the County right-of-way. Three easy steps to complete the process.
Important Notice: The permit fee for Utility Encroachment permits will be increasing to $114.00 and inspection fees will be increasing to $114.00 per hour as of January 1, 2022.
- Download the Utility Permit Application (PDF)
- Complete, scan, and then upload the application on the LiquidFiles upload site.
- Pay fees by credit card on our online payments page.
Cost: See Butte County Master Fee Schedule (PDF), Public Works section for the latest fees.
Note: Adobe Reader is required to open applications.