Building Permits

Online Permits: Now Available!

The City of Roseville has launched a new online permitting system for your convenience. After creating a free user account, residents and contractors can apply for permits, pay fees online, request inspections, and get email updates of review progress and permit issuance.

Roseville's Permits and Inspections Division ensures that public safety and health standards related to building construction and land use are maintained for the general welfare of the community. This provides safety for everyone through proper construction methods and maintains neighborhood livability and property values.

Commercial permits require a minimum of 10 business days for staff review.

2018 Fee Changes:

  • City of Roseville Contractor License Fee:  $63.00
  • Processing fee for licenses, permits, and registrations:  $2.00 minimum fee or 2% of fee.
  • Residential Siding Replacement Flat Fee:  $140.00
  • Residential Roofing Replacement Flat Fee:  $140.00
  • Mechanical, New Residential Construction:  1.28% of job cost or $61.00 minimum.
  • Verification fee for State Contractor License or EPA Lead Certification:  $1.00
    Some residential permits which do not require a plan review can be issued online or over the counter at the time of application. Permits can be applied for:
  • Using our online permit system -
  • In person at the Community Development Department front counter
  • Mailed to our office

        Examples of residential permits which may not involve plan review:

  • Roofing
  • Siding
  • Window Replacement (with no header size change)
  • Mechanical
  • Plumbing
  • Electrical - residential and commercial 

Fire Related Permit Applications