Access Online: City Services Provided by the Permit Services Center:

Below is a list of resources available online while the Permit Services Center remains closed to the public due to Covid-19. If you need assistance beyond what is found here, please contact Building & Safety at 818-548-3200.


Introduction to the Permit Services Center:



The video above provides a brief overview of the available services provided by the Permit Services Center (PSC). The PSC oversees a variety of home improvement, development and business operation processes:


Due to Covid-19, customers are not able to come into this public counter for assistance at this time. You may find alternatives to walk-in service here.


How to Obtain a Permit:


Interested in making home improvements or remodeling a property? This video gives viewers a helpful outline of this process and how to carry it out as easily as possible. Additionally, it provides helpful links to building codes and applications available for download.


Due to Covid-19, customers are not able to come into this public counter for assistance at this time. Alternatives to walk-in service and other tips are explained here.


How to Research a Property:


Would you like to check what permits are available for a property? Customers may review permit history from approximately January 2017-present by here.


If you’d like to review permit copies or property detail prior to January 2017 they may submit a public records request.


How to Verify Permit Issuance & Report Building Code Violations:


Visit the monthly building permit report page to verify that work occurring around your neighborhood is permitted. If you find that there are code violations and would like to file a report, you may do so here.



Glendale City Hall: 613 East Broadway Street

Contact: (818) 548-4844