Electronic Plan Check Review

The online submittal system offers flexibility to applicants who submit engineering and construction documents for review with the City of Rancho Palos Verdes Building & Safety Department. In addition to enhancing customer service and communication, this online system offers financial benefits by reducing paper use, printing costs, driving time, and gasoline consumption.

  1. Online Submittal Guidelines
  2. Plan Check Timelines
  3. Submit Plans Here


When submitting your plans, please pay attention to the following guidelines. Incomplete and incorrectly sized or formatted plans may substantially delay your project. For more detailed information regarding the Online Plan Check Submittal process ( Click Here )

  • Planning approval is required for many types of projects prior to submitting to Building & Safety for Plan Check. Be sure to upload your Planning Clearance.
  • Plan Check application with the full detailed scope of work and all other applicable supporting documents (Soils Reports, Calculations and etc., are required when submitting your project. 
  • Drainage & Grading Reviews can also be submitted.
  • Properly label all documents & plans and upload them to to correct designated area. Plans should not be mixed or combined with supporting documents.
  • Plan Check Review fees will be calculated and submitted to the applicant prior to staff submitting your online plan check request. Plans will not be reviewed until payment is made.

Documents & Forms

For applications that may require AQMD approval, please read more information and FAQs (PDF).

- Los Angeles County Fire Department 310-263-2732

- Los Angeles County Fuel Modification 626-969-5205

- South Coast Air Quality Management District 909-396-2000

- Los Angeles County Department of Public Health 888-700-9995

- Los Angeles County Department of Sanitation 562-908-4228

Contact Us

  1. Questions or Comments:

    Tel: (310) 544-5280


    Building Official

    David Rasor

    Tel: (310)-544-5321


    Inspection Request


    Tel: (310) 544-5279

    Office Location

    30940 Hawthorne Boulevard

    Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275

    Office Hours

    Monday - Thursday         

    7:30am - 5:30pm    

    (closed noon to 1pm)



    7:30am - 4:30pm

    (closed noon to 1pm)

    Saturday - Sunday


    Technical Inquiries

    Monday - Friday

    7:30am - 8:30am             

    4pm - Closing

    Allowable Construction Hours

    Monday - Friday

    7am - 6pm                      


    9am - 5pm

    Sunday or Legal Holidays

    No work allowed, unless a Special Construction Permit is obtained from the director. Said permit must be requested at least 48 hours before work.

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