Information for Commercial Projects

This web page provides specific information for construction projects and permitting requirements associated with non-residential projects.  These are typically office, mercantile, storage, laboratory, clinics, parking structure uses.  They do not include single-family or duplex residential uses or apartments or condominium uses.  They are typically associated with A, B, E, F, H, I, L, M, R, and S Occupancy Groups as defined and regulated under the California Building Code.

Documents are provided to help applicants address specific areas of development that need additional clarification, such as interpretations and policies related to specific codes or sections of codes or documents to help applicants meet specific requirements of the construction codes.