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PERMIT ISSUANCE INFORMATION

Please bring your plan check number so we can locate your project.

Contractors must bring:

1.     Valid Contractors License Pocket Card (or copy) which must reflect a license type for the work being done.

2.     A current copy of the Workers’ Compensation Certificate showing the policy number, expiration date, and the California State Contractors Board or the City of Irvine as the certificate holder.

3.     A copy of their City of Irvine Business License or the license number.

BRING THE DOCUMENTATION WITH YOU EACH TIME YOU OBTAIN PERMITS. THE CITY OF IRVINE DOES NOT HOLD ANY OF THE ABOVE DOCUMENTATION ON FILE, except City of Irvine Business License.

The contractor may send an employee to the City with the above documents to obtain the permit. If the contractor sends an agent, they must provide the agent with a NOTARIZED LETTER OF AUTHORIZATION. The agent must also provide the contractor’s documents as described above.

Permits may be issued to the property owner after a Property Owner’s Package is filled out by the property owner.

Method of payment: The City of Irvine accepts checks, cash and credit cards (Visa, Mastercard, Discover and American Express.)