Planning Services Division

Downtown Building

Limited Indoor Waiting Area

We're practicing social distancing, which means we may ask visitors to wait outside until there's enough room inside our waiting area. Waiting areas are standing room only.

Thank you for your cooperation!

Counter Hours
Monday - Frday
8:00 a.m. -  3:00 p.m.

Phone Hours
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Important Message: City Hall offices close promptly at 3:00 p.m.

For same day service, please ensure you arrive early as our indoor waiting areas may fill to capacity prior to 3:00 p.m. There is no outdoor waiting after 3:00 p.m. If you will be submitting a large project, it is advisable you arrive earlier in the day to allow enough time to complete your plan review submittal. 

For information on available City services and how you can access them, please visit the City Hall Services During Coronavirus website

Our Mission

We are here to provide a quality environment for Anaheim's residents, businesses and visitors, through the thoughtful implementation of our general plan and zoning code.

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Accessory Dwelling Units & Junior Accessory Dwelling Units

The City Council adopted a new Accessory Dwelling Unit Ordinance on June 9, 2020. Ordinance No. 6483 became effective after 30-days on July 9, 2020. 

  • Contact the Public Works Department via email at to verify that there is sewer capacity to add an ADU to the property 
  • Review Ordinance 6483 by clicking here
    • The Accessory Dwelling Unit development standards are also accessible via the City’s municipal code.

Items due prior to building plan check submittal: