Termite Repair

Termite activity can damage structures, including by causing drywall and flooring damage.

Date Posted: August 16th, 2020 @ 4:38 PM
Last Updated: March 25th, 2022 @ 4:56 PM

When Is a Permit Required?

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A Building Permit is required for Termite Repair.

Who Can Be Issued a Permit?

  1. Contractors who are licensed by the State of California with a classification appropriate for the work that will be performed and have a current Business Tax Certificate.
  2. Owners of a building or their legal representative.

How to Apply

Be prepared to provide the following:
  • Completed Building Permit Application
  • Termite Report
  • Construction plans (as applicable)


Ready to get started? First, make sure you are registered and activated at our Online Permit Center. For instructions, please visit our Planning & Building Video Tutorials webpage.


Once we receive your application and have created it in our system, we will review your application. If we need further information, we will contact you. If your application is approved, we will contact you to issue your permit. For the latest processing estimates, please see our Average Permit Processing Turnaround Times webpage.


Call (510) 238-3891 or find quick answers through our Permit Questions Portal. You may also schedule an appointment with Permit Counter staff during open hours.

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