Planning Department

Counter Hours:
Monday - Thursday
8:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon
1:00 p.m. to 4:45 p.m.

Office Phone Hours:
Monday - Thursday
7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Every other Friday
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Contact Information:
City of Saratoga
Community Development / Planning
13777 Fruitvale Avenue
Saratoga CA 95070
Phone: 408-868-1222
Fax:  408-867-8555

 City Hall Map

Wireless FAQs
Miscellaneous Permits

Tree and Bench Dedication Program

Frequently Asked Questions

What can I build on my lot:

** Residential Development Info

    Residential Design Review                           
    Residential Design Review Guidelines 

**Application Forms

Rules and Regulations:

** Zoning Code

Short Term Rentals

Water Efficient Landscapes

Stormwater Regulations

Accessory Structures (updated)

Basements (updated)

Fences, Gates, Pilars, Retaining Walls


Noise Ordinance (2014)

General Plan

Housing Element Update

Village Design Guidelines

Gateway Design Guidelines