Request Permit Records

The Community Development Department processes permit records requests, and provides access to, and copies of the following building records for residential and commercial properties: 

  • Building Permits (1918 to Present)
  • Electrical, Mechanical, Plumbing Permits (1987 to Present)
  • Building Plans (1955 to Present)
  • Certificates of Occupancy (Late 1950s to Present)
  • Geological/Soils Reports (1950s to Present)
  • Planning Documents (Resolutions, Covenants, Conditional Use Permits, Etc.) 

To request copies of records not listed above, submit a Public Records Request form through the City Clerk's Office. City Clerk’s office can be reached at (310) 285-2400Find out more on our Public Records webpage.

Recent Monthly Permit Reports

Property Information Search

Visit this page to access public information on Beverly Hills properties.

To Request Public Records

Fill out the Public Records Request Form - Community Development.

Scan and email the completed records request form to

Please note that all review of records is by appointment only.  No photography, re-drawing or other duplication is allowed.  If copies are needed, see staff for the required duplication forms.  Permission must be granted by the owner and professional of record before copies can be made.  To schedule an appointment to view records, submit a Records Request form and contact the Records Division at (310) 285-1141

To Request Plan Duplication

First, verify the Community Development Department has the requested plans.

Then follow the Procedures for Requesting Copies of Building Plans

Note: Plans cannot be duplicated without written permission from both the property owner and the licensed professional who signed the plans. 

To Request an Address Change or Address Verification

Please visit our Address Change or Verification page

Zoning Verification Letters

To obtain a Zoning Verification Letter, please submit a written request outlining the items of interest, processing fees apply, to:

City of Beverly Hills
Community Development Department
Planning Services Division
455 N. Rexford Dr. 1st Floor
Beverly Hills, CA 90210

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  • 455 North Rexford Dr
    Beverly Hills, CA 90210
  • (310) 285-1000
  • Monday-Thursday 7:30AM-5:30PM
  • Friday 8:00AM-5:00PM
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