Planning Department

Counter Hours:
Monday - Thursday
8:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon
1:00 p.m. to 5:00 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

Miscellaneous Permits
Stormwater Pollution Prevention
Water Efficienct Landscapes
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

Accessory Structures (updated)

Basements (updated)

Fences, Gates, Pilars, Retaining Walls


Noise Ordinance (2014)

General Plan

Housing Element Update

Village Design Guidelines

Gateway Design Guidelines