The City of Fremont requires permits for everything from construction projects to tree pruning to special events. Permits ensure City ordinances are being followed and our community is safe. 

Construction Site

Building Permits

All construction projects including:

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Citizen Access Online

  • Request new planning, building, fire, solar, or engineering permits
  • Search records
  • Check on status of permit
  • Pay permit fees
  • Request a building inspection
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Planning Permits

New construction projects and additions or changes to residential and commercial buildings

Development Services Center

Development Services Center

One-stop-shop for accepting and approving permit applications and construction documents

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Tree Permits

  • Pruning
  • Remove and replace
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