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Same Day Review Program  

The Napa County Building Department now approves permits for the projects listed below in one business day. 

This service is available from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m, Monday through Thursday. You can have your permit the same day if:

  • Your project type is listed below.
  • You provide all the required information for review.
  • You submit your application between 8 a.m. and 10 a.m. Monday through Thursday.

Please note: Projects in the floodplain or floodway and those projects requiring additional permits from Planning or Environmental Management do not qualify for same-day review.

 

1

 

Noncommercial Ag Buildings: Less than 600 sq. ft., single story, not more than 

15 ft. in height and not the first structure on the property.

2

 

Carports:  Less than 600 sq. ft.

3

 

Decks: Residential under 600 sq. ft. not over 1 level and not more than

8 ft. above grade.

4

 

Electrical Service Upgrades & New Service Panels: Not exceeding 600 amps.

5

 

Residential EV Charging Stations: Type 1 & Type 2.

6

 

Premanufactured Greenhouses: Less than 600 sq. ft.

7

 

Mechanical Buildings (pump houses): Structure only, and a floor area  

less than 600 sq. ft.  

8

 

Residential Outdoor Fireplaces & Fire Pits: Freestanding only.  

9

 

Residential Solar Systems: 10KW or less.

10

 

Residential Detached Outdoor Kitchens: Less than 600 sq. ft. in floor area 

and open on 3 sides.

11

 

Propane Tanks: Above ground & under 500 gallons.  

12

 

Residential Retaining Walls: Not cave portals and not associated

with road and structure surcharge loads.

13

 

Trellis, Gazebos, and Patio Covers: Less than 600 sq. ft. 

14

 

Residential Storage Buildings: Under 600 sq. ft., conventionally framed,

unconditioned and without plumbing.

15

 

Residential accessory metal storage containers.

16

 

Master Plan Swimming Pools: Residential.

17

 

Master Plan Water Tanks: 10,000 gallons or less.

18

 

Window and Door Replacement: with no structural alterations.

19

 

Interior Dwelling Alterations: which do not affect the exterior or interior  

load bearing walls, or result in the renovation of the entire space.  

20

 

Fences-Only Those not requiring special fence permits.

21

 

Re-roofs and small changes in roof pitch. 

22

 

Siding repair and replacement.

23

 

Water heater replacements.

24

  

Demo Permits (Residential Only)