Effective December 7, 2020: Drop-Off and Pick/up hours are now from 9 a.m. to noon during City Hall Closure. You can drop-off plans, permit applications, or other submittal documents, for Building, Planning, Engineering, Business licenses Here's the process:
We will contact the applicant if we have questions, and to let them know when plans are ready for pick-up. Plans to be picked up will then be placed in a pick-up bin in the same location as the drop off bins.
The Development Services Department (DSD) is responsible for implementing the land use goals, policies and regulations as established by the Murrieta City Council for both private and public development projects. To effectively carry out these responsibilities, DSD is comprised of the following four separate, but interrelated divisions. Feel free to select from the links to learn more about their respect roles and responsibilities.
Implements and updates the City’s land development regulations through plan review and long range planning functions, respectively.
- Economic Development
Develops and implements a cohesive and untied approach to recruitment, attraction, and growth of business in the City.
- Building & Safety
Ensures new development meets state and local construction standards through plan check and building inspection.
- Code Enforcement
Ensures residents and businesses comply with the City’s various land use codes and nuisance regulations.