Community Planning & Building


Community Planning & Building

The Community Planning and Building Department includes the Planning, Building, and Code Compliance Divisions and is responsible for preserving community character while fostering a vibrant community and a high quality of life for its residents, businesses, and visitors.

To submit a permit application, please visit our permit application portal
Check Out the New Housing Website – H.O.M.E. Carmel

GIS Mapping Tool
Review Property Boundaries and Information

The City of Carmel-by-the-Sea has digitized and provides electronic permit history for parcels within its jurisdiction. These plans and permit information are publicly available for homeowners or residents interested in Carmel’s history.

These files represent historic plans and permits. For information regarding ongoing projects, please contact the Community Planning and Building Department at (831) 620-2010.