During normal building activity, after your plans are submitted, it will take approximately 2 weeks for the review of your plans to be completed. After the review of your plans is finished, the plans examiner will either notify you that your plans are ready for permit issuance or will require revisions. Subsequent plan reviews will take approximately 1 week.
Those eligible to pull a Building Permit:
1. Any properly licensed State Contractor
2. An Owner of a residential or commercial property on which the project is proposed.
3. An Agent for the Owner or Licensed Contractor
Worker's Compensation Certificate Requirements:
Prior to issuance of any permit, a valid certificate of Worker's Compensation Insurance must be filed with the City Building and Safety Division.
(Section 7031.5, California Business and Professional Code)