Planning and Building Agency

City Hall Closure

On Tuesday, March 17, 2020, the Santa Ana City Council unanimously proclaimed a local emergency to fight the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus) and protect public health. Effective immediately, all City of Santa Ana municipal government buildings will be temporarily closed to the public, including City Hall. This closure period may change based on future guidance provided by Federal, State and County agencies.

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The City of Santa Ana Planning and Building Agency is dedicated to caring for the health and well-being of our customers, employees, and our community. In an abundance of caution, we have adjusted the way we provide all development related services by exercising healthy distancing and best practices as recommended by the CDC. We appreciate your flexibility and patience during this unprecedented public health crisis.

Please contact us at the phone numbers or visit the links below for updated information:

Main Line – (714) 667-2700
Planning - (714) 647-5804
Building Safety – (714) 647-5800
Building Inspections – (714) 667-2738
Code Enforcement – (714) 667-2780

Planning Services
Building Services
Code Enforcement Services


Planning Commission

Historic Resources Commission

  • Cancelled until further notice


Zoning Administrator

  • Cancelled until further notice

Comlink & NIP Neighborhood Meetings

Please Call (714) 667-2260 for meeting status.



The Planning Division consists of Current Planning, Regional and Advance Planning, and Neighborhood Initiatives Program.

(714) 647-5804
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Building Safety

The Building Safety Division provides guidance for new construction, building permits and plan check, as well as inspections.

(714) 647-5800

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Code Enforcement

The Code Enforcement Division is responsible for enforcement of property maintenance, zoning, building codes and other Municipal Codes within the City.

(714) 667-2780
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Administrative Services

The Administrative Services Division is responsible for the management and coordination of all of the Planning and Building Agency services, programs and policies.

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