Planning, Building & Environmental Services

NEW! Attention Customers: The Building Division is experiencing delays in permit processing and inspection scheduling, due to recent staff shortages and increased applications,  We have brought in additional outside consultant services and staff to minimize any delays.  Please contact the Building Official if you have an urgent matter.  We thank you for your patience and understanding at this time and look forward to returning to our normal level of service as soon as possible.

NEW! NOTICE: New Building Code Requirements go into effect June 17, 2021 to improve fire protection for all new residential construction and rebuilds. Please refer to Ordinance No. 1468 and Resolution 2021-50 for details.

WILDFIRE RECOVERY INFORMATION: Hennessey Fire and Glass Fire 2020 If your property was damaged or destroyed, we are here to help. Visit the Rebuilding After the Fire website for information on the clean up and rebuilding process, or visit the Local Assistance Center (LAC) website for additional fire recovery information and resources.  

County Adopts Resolution No. 2021-16 to update COVID-19 temporary measures for health and safety business operations. To submit, please download the fillable Notice of Intent forms for Temporary Measures for COVID-19 Application Form or the Fire-Related Host Winery Business Operations Applicationand then upload the completed form(s) to our PBES cloud services here and PBES staff will be notified that it has been submitted.

Current County Bid Opportunity related to Regional Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Emission and Inventory Update: Napa County Procurement Webpage

Maps and More: PBES Citizen Toolbox

Explore PBES Citizen Tools below. Explore maps, apps, and data from our department. Check back often - we’re always working on new tools.

For a one-stop-shop of all things maps and data, please visit the map explorer website or click on the image below (please note that this app will not work in Internet Explorer):

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For more content-specific maps, please try one of these:

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