Planning Division

Welcome to the City of Richmond’s Planning Division.

Our office is currently closed until further notice in accordance with the Contra Costa County Health Officer’s order. This closure may change as essential services are furthered defined.

Staff will be checking phone messages, emails, and faxes, but maybe delayed in their response.

Please assist us in reducing the spread of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) by observing the shelter in place and staying home if you are sick. We appreciate your patience during this time.

Thank you, and stay well!

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Contact Information

450 Civic Center Plaza - 2nd Floor
Richmond, CA 94804
Directions to Richmond City Hall

General Information:        510-620-6706
Ayuda en Español:           510-620-6705
   
(Spanish Information) 

Permit Counter Hours:    Monday - Thursday 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
                                           
Friday 8:30 am - 12:30 pm   
   
                                  
Office Hours:                    
8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Mission Statement

The Planning Division provides advice and technical expertise to assist public officials, public agencies, real estate professionals, business operators and residents in understanding key community issues and priorities related to land use. The Planning staff provides excellent customer service by creating public and private partnerships that foster economic vitality, environmental integrity and quality design for the City of Richmond (read more)...
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