• Encroachment Permits

  • When is an Encroachment Permit Required?

    An encroachment permit is required for any work to be performed in the public right of way. Examples of work requiring an encroachment permit would include (but are not limited to) trenching in the street for a new utility or repair and/or replacement, replacement of sidewalk, installation of a drain through the curb, and construction or widening of a driveway approach, and dumpsters and/or portable outdoor storage units. On most streets, the public right of way extends approximately 10 feet from the face of curb but vary throughout the Town.

    What You Need To Obtain An Encroachment Permit?

    • Complete and submit Encroachment Permit application
    • Provide site specific Traffic / Pedestrian Control Plans
    • Ensure all contractors and sub-contractors have a Town Business License
    • Pay Encroachment Permit fees and security deposit

    How Do I Obtain An Encroachment Permit?

    To obtain an Encroachment Permit, please submit the required documents to the Development Services Department, Engineering Division at 510 La Gonda Way, Danville, CA 94526.

    How Do I Schedule an Encroachment Permit Inspection?

    Call 925-314-3354 at least 48 hours prior to commencement and upon completion of work.