Permit Counter Services

Business Licenses; Parking Permits, Building Permits, Planning/Zoning, General Inquiries

Walk In/Counter Hours: Monday - Thursday, 9am - 1pm. Also, available by phone, email and appointment from 

1pm - 4pm Monday and Wednesday, and from 1pm - 6pm Tuesday and Thursday. (See Below)

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Access the online permit counter via eTRAKiT for over the counter permits. Visit www.el-cerrito.org/buildingpermits to see a list of the types of permits that are considered "over the counter". Note: Solar permits should not be submitted via eTRAKiT. Please visit www.el-cerrito.org/solarpermits for more information.

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