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Apply or Pay for an Encroachment Permit

Property Owners Only

Property owners may apply and pay for encroachment permits online.

Additional information is available for debris boxes and PODS.

Step by Step Property Owner Guide

Contractors Only

Contractor may also apply online but must provide the following the first time:

  • State Contractors License

  • City of San Rafael Business License #

  • Copy of Liability Insurance naming the City of San Rafael as an Additional Insured

*Requirements for each of these conditions can be found here.

Once submitted and verified, you may apply for, search, and pay for encroachment permits freely using your account. All prior permits will be linked to this account.

Step-by-step Contractor Guide

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