Forms, applications and handouts

Planning Fees (Effective July 1, 2015 through June 30, 2016)
Zoning Information   Subdivision / Lot Consolidation Applications
Zoning Documents  

Subdivision Application and Submittal Checklist

    Lot Line Adjustment Application Package
Development Project Review Package   Voluntary Lot Merger

Development Project Review Package

Transit Zoning Code Supplemental Project Description   Water Conservation Ordinance Documents
    The City of Santa Ana is in the process of updating its Water Conservation & Efficiency Landscape requirements to comply with State law. All landscape projects associated with a plan check, landscape and development review, or building permit as of December 1, 2015 are to comply with the State Model Ordinance as reflected in the City Water Efficient Landscape Guidelines 2015.
Discretionary Action Permit Applications    
Submittal Checklist   Landscape Plan Information
Conditional Use Permit Application   ¬†Senate Bill 407 Information
Variance Application  

California Friendly Landscape Guidelines

Minor Exception Application   Reference List for Dry Climate Plants
ABC and Restaurant After Hours Submittal Package   Commercial Landscape Standards

Development Agreement Application


Recommended Tree Information and List

General Plan Amendment Application

  Synthetic Turf Standards
Zone Change Application    

Environmental - Initial Study Checklist

Special Use Permit   Historic Property Applications
Regional Planned Sign Program Application   Mills Act Contract Information
Appeal Application   Mills Act Contract Application
Front Yard Fence Minor Exception Application   Mills Act Contract Sample Valuation
    Local Historic Register Information
Design & Landscape Standards   Historic Property Application (adding your property to the register)
Citywide Design Guidelines   Historic Submittal Checklist (adding your property to the register)
Commercial Landscape Standards  

Historic Submittal Checklist (for project submittal to the Commission)

Residential Building Design   Historic Resources Commission Information
Hotel & Motel Design Standards   Historic Resources Commission Review Application
PRD Standards   Application for Removal from Historic Register
North Broadway Corridor Design Standards   Historic¬†Exterior Modification Application
Miscellaneous Permit Applications and Handouts   Signs
2nd Dwelling Units   Sign Code / Sign Regulations
Adaptive Reuse Ordinance and eligible locations map   Sign Permit Application
Certificate of Occupancy Questionnaire   Sign Program Application
Citywide Alcohol Sales and Entertainment Policies   Sign Program Checklist
Definitions   Temporary Sign Permit Application
Early Start Plan check Application    
Emergency Shelter & Transitional Housing Ordinance   Front Yard Fences
Entertainment Permit Application and Information   Front Yard Fence Permit Application
Fire Suppression Systems Requirements   Front Yard Fence Example
First Look/Conceptual Review Application   Front Yard Fence Example (En Espanol)
Home Occupation Permit    
Housing Opportunity Materials   Land Use Certificates
New Single & Two Family Residences Application   Land Use Certificate (Child Care)
Neighborhood Review Application   Land Use Certificate (Special Events/Sales & Minor Wireless Facilities)
Non-conforming Buildings and Uses   Land Use Certificate (Vending Machines)
Parking Graphics   Land Use Certificate (Small Recycling Facility)
Parking Requirements    
Reasonable Accommodations Ordinance    
Residential Addition Submittal Checklist    
Roof Screen Detail    
Solar Equipment Submittal Checklist    
Structural Relocation Application    
Temporary Trailer    
Townhouse Standards    
Underground Utility Waiver    
Window Replacement Checklist    
Wireless Communication Facilities