What requires a permit?

Any California State licensed contractor, property owner or authorized agent who intends to construct, enlarge, alter, repair, move, demolish, or change the occupancy of a building structure, or facilities or to erect, install, enlarge, alter, repair, remove, convert or replace any electrical, gas, mechanical or plumbing system, the installation of which is regulated by this code, or to cause any such work to be done, shall first make application to the building official and obtain the required permit. You can access a list of projects that are exempt from the building permit requirements here.

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1. What requires a permit?
2. How do I apply for a permit?
3. How do I schedule an inspection?
4. How do I confirm what time my inspection is scheduled for today?
5. How do I request permits for my property?