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This collection of links contains useful information and resources available for building and construction in the County of Marin.


A page containing information about the organization McSTOPPP; who they are and what they do.

Applicable Codes

This page contains links to the municipal codes applicable to land use in Marin County.

Bel Marin Keys Planning Advisory Board

The Advisory Board reviews referrals of all Planning projects in the Bel Marin Keys planning area for the Planning Department.

Building Inspections

Information about the building inspection process and the way to schedule an inspection.

Building Requirements

Information for people interesting in building or adding on to structures in Marin County.

Business Resources

Information and resources for businesses operating in Marin County.

Corner Records

A page listing all corner records for Marin County.

Creek Bank Restoration

Guide to restoring creek banks and riparian areas.

Creek Permit Checklist

A checklist for those people requiring a creek permit checklist.

Creeks and Watersheds

Marin County Creeks and Watersheds information.

Current Projects

Highlights of current projects.

Defensible Space

Information about creating and maintaining defensible space around your home.

Development Projects/Post Construction Stormwater Management

Permit, best practices and other information for individuals planning new development or redevelopment projects.


This page gives links to Encroachment Permit information and an Encroachment Permit form.

Flood Control

Information about the Flood Control Division of Marin County including the flood zones in Marin County.

Horse Owner

Information for horse owners and owners/managers of horse boarding facilities.

Land Use Permits

This contains permit applications and instructions for submitting your permit request.

Land Use Resources

This page gives links to a variety of land use-related resources.

Land Use Survey Resources

This page gives links to a variety of land use-related resources.

Local Municipality Representatives

Local creek permit contact information for municipalities in Marin County.


Information about stormwater pollution prevention in Marin County including illegal discharge reporting forms.


A list of nurseries which sell plants native to Marin County and California.


The Planning Division of the Community Development Agency promotes sustainability by regulating land use and real estate development. We are primarily responsible for writing planning policies and codes, and reviewing applications for various development permits, use permits, and subdivisions in the unincorporated areas of Marin County, California.


Information about the Purchasing Division of Marin County Public Works with links to current bid opportunities.

Resources for Post-Construction Stormwater Requirements

Information for contractors and other individuals planning construction projects in Marin County.

Resources for Projects During Construction

Permit, best practices and other information for individuals planning or currently engaged in construction projects.

Resources for the General Public & Schools

Information for the residents of Marin County relating to creeks and watersheds, gardening, horse ownership, publications and resources.


Information about the Roads Division which maintains most of the roads in the unincorporated areas of the county. The page includes road closure advisories.

San Rafael Rock Quarry

This page gives information about the San Rafael Rock Quarry.

Seismic Data

Seismic monitoring reports for the San Rafael Rock Quarry.

Sewer Districts

Information about the Murray Park and San Quentin Sewer Maintenance Districts.

Stormwater Ordinances

A list of stormwater ordinances and the towns to which they relate.


Information about surveying services from Marin County's surveying team.

Uniform Construction Standards Index

This page gives links to pdf documents detailing the Uniform Construction Standards.