Geotechnical (Soils) Report–Building

A Geotechnical (Soil) Report is typically required for any structure such as main residences, gust houses, additions, detached accessory structures. Following technical reports can be submitted under Geotechnical (Soil) Report: a soil report, Alquist Priolo or liquefaction review, compaction report review or hydro-collapsible soil report.

Can I apply online? Yes, applications can be found in the EZ Online Permitting Portal


Department Address Phone
Building and Safety

385 N. Arrowhead Ave.
San Bernardino, CA 92415

(909) 387-8311

Application Path:

  • Step 1: Navigate to the EZOP Portal
  • Step 2: Click "Building" in the navigation menu.
    building application
  • Step 3: Click the "Create an Application" button.
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  • Step 4: Read and accept the disclaimer. Then click the "Continue Application" button.
  • Step 5: Select "Geotechnical (Soils) Report" and click "Continue Application" to begin the application.
    Geotechnical (Soils) Report Geotechnical (Soils) Report permit button
Project Name
Geology Report
Geotechnical (Soils) Report
Compaction Report