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Applications & Appointments
Access application for various types of land use / development and information requests processed by the Planning Division.

Fee Schedule
View the planning application filing fee schedule.

Resources Checklist
Discover what's needed to get started with a property evaluation, project application, or other related tasks.

Planning Guides
Access a brief summary of various processes, regulations, and plans.

Development Policies
View common development-related policies from the Planning Director, Planning Commission, and City Council.

Design Guidelines
Access guidelines for design, construction, review and approval of development in San José.

Illustrative Diagrams
View helpful diagrams for a variety of planning and design situations.

Tract and Parcel Maps
Tract and Parcel Maps are maintained by the Santa Clara County Surveyor's Office. The San José Permit Center provides instructions to help you find your tract or parcel map.

Residential Exceptions
Exceptions to design standards and setbacks in the San José Municipal Code.

Urban Agriculture Incentive Zone

High Rise Tool Kit