Automated Solar Permits

Automated Permits for Residential Rooftop Solar Energy Systems

The City offers automated permits for residential rooftop solar energy systems, including those with energy storage systems (ESS). Automated solar permits are only available for rooftop systems located on single-family homes and duplexes. Other types of solar projects must submit plans through the City’s eService system.

Before you begin construction of a rooftop residential solar energy system, you must obtain a building permit by completing both steps below.

STEP 1: Obtain approved documents from Symbium

STEP 2: Pull a building permit from Building & Safety