The County of Orange is updating its zoning code to address a variety of issues and opportunities. Click here for additional information. 

Attention:  Hall of Administration Parking Lot to Permanently Close Beginning July 26, 2017
The Hall of Administration parking lot (P4) will be permanently closed beginning July 26. Click here for alternate parking options.

 

MESSAGE FROM THE DEPUTY DIRECTOR

Welcome to Orange County’s destination for your planning and development needs.  Development Services is a multi-disciplinary land development organization that offers comprehensive services to obtain a wide variety of building permits, special events permits, and land use entitlements.  Our priority is to serve the residents, businesses, and development community by improving the quality of life and protecting the environment through safe, sustainable planning and development practices.

Feel free to browse our new website and utilize our online services, or come see us at the Development Processing Center to work with one of our friendly development specialist professionals.

We thank you for your business!

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Colby Cataldi, Deputy Director
OC Public Works / Development Services

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Events

August 22, 2018
1:30 PMOC Planning CommissionAll Planning Commission Hearings are scheduled to be held at 1:30pm, on the second (2nd) and fourth (4th) Wednesday of each month at the Hall of Administration Building, 333 W. Santa Ana Blvd. Santa Ana, CA 92702, 1st Floor, Planning Commission Room, unless otherwise notified.
September 5, 2018
8:30 AMDevelopment Processing Review CommitteeAll DPRC meetings are scheduled to be held from 8:30 am to 10:00 am, on the second (1st) Wednesday of each month at the County of Orange, H. G. Osborne Building, 300 North Flower Street, 1st Floor, Conference Room 168, Santa Ana, CA 92703, unless otherwise notified.
September 5, 2018
1:30 PMOC Subdivision CommitteeAll Subdivision Committee hearings are scheduled to be held at 1:30 pm, every first and third Wednesday of each month at the County of Orange, H.G. Osborne Building, 300 North Flower Street, Room B-10, Santa Ana, CA 92703, unless no items are scheduled to be heard.
September 6, 2018
1:30 PMOC Zoning AdministratorAll Zoning Administrator hearings are scheduled to be held at 1:30 pm, on the first and third Thursday of each month at the County of Orange, H.G. Osborne Building, 300 North Flower Street, Room B-10, Santa Ana, CA 92703, unless no items are scheduled to be heard.
September 12, 2018
1:30 PMOC Planning CommissionAll Planning Commission Hearings are scheduled to be held at 1:30pm, on the second (2nd) and fourth (4th) Wednesday of each month at the Hall of Administration Building, 333 W. Santa Ana Blvd. Santa Ana, CA 92702, 1st Floor, Planning Commission Room, unless otherwise notified.
News ImageAugust 17, 2018  NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING BY THE ORANGE COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORSNOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING 8-28-18
BY THE ORANGE COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS

APPROVAL OF BOARD RESOLUTION ADOPTING ADDENDUM TO FINAL EIR NO. 607, ADOPTION OF AN UNCODIFIED ORDINANCE OF THE COUNTY OF ORANGE, STATE OF CALIFORNIA ADOPTING AN AMENDMENT TO THE NORTH TUSTIN SPECIFIC PLAN TO ADD THE RESIDENTIAL CARE FACILITY OVERLAY DESINGATION AND REDESIGNATING CERTAIN LAND FROM THE 100-RSF RESIDENTIAL SINGLE FAMILY DESIGNATION TO THE 100-RSF RESIDENTIAL SINGLE FAMILY WITH RESIDENTIAL CARE FACILITY OVERLAY DISTRICT. AN UNCODIFED ORDINANCE OF THE BOARD OF SUPERVISORS OF ORANGE COUNTY, CALIFORNIA ADOPTING THE CLEARWATER AT NORTH TUSTIN DEVELOPMENT AGREEMENT, AND ADOPTION OF A RESOLUTION APPROVING A USE PERMIT AND SITE DEVELOPMENT PERMIT TO PERMIT THE DEVELOPMENT OF A 100-UNIT SENIOR CARE FACILITY (COLLECTIVELY, PLANNING APPLICATION PA170040).

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News ImageAugust 6, 2018  NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING BY THE ORANGE COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSIONNOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING 8-22-18
BY THE ORANGE COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSION

SUBJECT: Public Hearing on Planning Application PA120037 for a General Plan Amendment, Zone Change, adoption of a Specific Plan, and certification of Second Revised Final Environmental Impact Report
616 (SRFEIR 616).
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News ImageAugust 3, 2018  NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING BY THE ORANGE COUNTY ZONING ADMINISTRATORNOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING 8-16-18
BY THE ORANGE COUNTY ZONING ADMINISTRATOR

SUBJECT: Public Hearing for a Use Permit/Site Development Permit (Planning Application PA180010)

PROPOSAL: A Use Permit/Site Development Permit to the Zoning Administrator to establish Verizon Wireless as a wireless telecommunication carrier, and allow (under alternative development standards per Section XII,D,2 of Ladera Ranch Planned Community regulations) the installation of new panel antennae on a new telecommunication tower disguised as a faux eucalyptus tree with new ground-level equipment support cabinets contained within a masonry-walled equipment shelter at the base of the faux tree on a landscaped slope within an existing local community park in Ladera Ranch.
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News ImageAugust 3, 2018  NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING BY THE ORANGE COUNTY ZONING ADMINISTRATORNOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING 8-16-18
BY THE ORANGE COUNTY ZONING ADMINISTRATOR

SUBJECT: Public Hearing on Planning Application PA170034 for a Use Permit.
PROPOSAL: Planning Application PA170034 The applicant is seeking a Use Permit for the addition of an automobile spray booth to an existing automotive repair business. A Use Permit is also requested to reduce the required two-way parking access way width from twenty (28) feet to twenty-three feet and four inches (23’4”).
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