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The Belmont City Manager has proclaimed a Local State of Emergency to protect the public health and safety caused by the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19). More information...



  • When is a building permit required?
  • What inspections are required for roofing permits?
  • What is required for a demolition permit?
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Pickup of approved plans are by appointment only
Call 650-595-7422 for more information. 

Viewing Property Files:

  • Appointments are required.  Call 650-595-7422 or send request by email to

    Belmont Permit Center is closed to public access

  • Requests for copies will be provided with a 48 hour turnaround time.  Charges for copies will be $0.30 per page.  Microfiche plans may be on hand.  

  • Financial transactions must be completed by 4:00 PM.