Walls and Fences–Building

A Wall and Fences Permit is required when a project requires to construct any masonry/retaining walls or chain link or iron fencing. Prior to starting construction you will be required to submit plans and any necessary supporting documentation for review and approval by the County. The plan review process involves verifying compliance with the California Building Codes, San Bernardino County Development After submitting your plans, they go through the plan review process, which involves reviews to verify compliance with the California Building Codes, and San Bernardino County Development Code.

Other possible requirements related to these permits include, but are not limited to: Engineering calculations.

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, 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.
    create an application button
  • Step 4: Read and accept the disclaimer. Then click the "Continue Application" button.
  • Step 5: Select "Wall and Fence" and click "Continue Application" to begin the application.
    Wall and Fence Wall and Fence permit button
Project Name
Fence - Chain Link
Fence - Wood (Over 6 Feet)
Retaining Wall
Wall - Block
Wall and Fence