The Public Works Permit Counter offers the convenience of a one-stop shop for answers to many common questions, as well as securing over-the-counter Public Works Permits.
The Permit Counter is located in the Community Development/Public Works Building at 630 Garden Street, Santa Barbara, California. You may telephone staff at (805) 564-5388 or stop by the office from 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (PT), Monday through Friday, excluding holidays. City offices are closed every other Friday. View our List of Closed Fridays. The Permit Counter's fax number is (805) 897-1927.