The Development Department is responsible for all aspects of private development, including land use and building standards, new construction permitting, business license, and code enforcement. The various divisions of the Development Department work together to offer comprehensive development services to private developers, business owners, property owners, and residents alike; providing a "one stop shop" for an efficient customer experience.
The Development Department includes the following department divisions:
(Click on the links for more information from each division)
The Development Department has put together several informational brochures. All brochures are in PDF format.
- Touchtone Permits Guide - updated 10/14
The City of Victorville uses Touchtone Permits, an automated telephone service. With Touchtone Permits, you can schedule inspections, cancel inspections, get inspection results, and check plan review status 24/7. This guide provides all of the information and phone numbers you'll need to get started.
- Miscellaneous Permits Application and Inspection Guidelines
This handy guide can help you through the permit process for: re-roofing, installing walls or fences, electric meter upgrading, and gas-line air test.
This guide includes basic directions for using Touchtone Permits.
- Mobile Home Installation Permits Guide - updated 10/14
Want to install a mobile home? You'll find all of the permits, fees and guidelines in this handy brochure.
- Mobile Home Park Program Requirements & Checklist for Residents - 2/25/15
- Owner/Builder Alert
If you are considering being your own general contractor, read this warning.
- Swimming Pool Permits Brochure
Thinking about putting in a swimming pool? Here are the application and inspection guidelines.
- Victorville Community ContactsHere is a handy list of contact numbers for Victorville and the local community.
- City of Victorville Landscaping Requirements
- Mojave Desert Ranch Garden Examples
- Mojave Mediteranean Garden Examples
- Victorville Water District Water-wise Plan Coverage List
- Thornless Front Yard Landscape Examples
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