Within the City of Monterey, many departments issue permits or licenses for a variety of enterprises. These include, but are not limited to: building permits, business licenses, permits to conduct a business from your home, permits for business signs, and use permits that allow specific activities on a property.

Refer to Permits A-Z at the right to determine which City Department grants specific permits or licenses and to determine fees associated with permits.

You may also contact the Plans & Public Works Department if you have any questions, either at the Building Permit & Inspection Services Division, or at the Planning, Engineering and Environmental Compliance Division.