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Residential non-structural /non-floor-plan altering kitchen remodel

This category is not intended for permitting of repair work limited to repair or replacement of a single kitchen appliance or plumbing fixture (i.e. kitchen sink, facet, dishwasher, kitchen hood, stove, etc.).  Permits cover scopes of this kind will be issued single inspection permits.

Non-Structural /non-floor plan altering residential kitchen remodels cannot include the following work.

  • Removal or erection of any walls
  • The creation of or enlargement of openings in any load bearing walls. Plans may be required to verify load bearing, non-load bearing status.

Scopes which involve more than one item (whether it be a fixture, appliance or electrical circuit), but not a full remodel are charged a Building Permit Fee calculated from project value rather than as a flat fee.

For fees related to Structural or floor-plan altering Residential kitchen remodeling refer to Residential Remodel.





Due on all Residential non-floor-plan altering kitchen remodel  Permits:



Building Permit Fee


General Plan Fee



Green Building Fee



Technology Fee






Due on some Residential non-floor-plan altering kitchen remodel  Permits:

Circumstance under which fee is due:


City Operations Tax

Only charged if a California licensed contractor is the permit holder.