The total number of copies to be submitted vary depending on the type of project. Generally, plans must include the following drawings:
Project Approval Stamped / Signed
These plans are to be stamped and wet signed by the design professional(s) responsible for the project. Some minor types of projects may not require an Architect or Engineer in the design. If not sure contact the Building and Safety Department at 626-579-6540.
Commercial & Residential Requirements
For new commercial, residential and new additions to commercial and residential three full set of plans are required for building plan check. Once plans are approved, the City will keep first set, 2nd set will go to the owner or contractors, while the 3rd set will be routed to the Tax Assessor Office.
Commercial Tenant Improvements & Residential Interior Remodels
For commercial tenant improvements and residential interior remodels, two sets of plans will be needed for submittal, other agencies may require plans depending on the scope of work.
For additional information on the plan check submittal process, please refer to the Building and Safety Division Routing Process for Plan Check Submittal handout form that is available at the City Hall.