Do I need a permit?

If you are establishing a new business, constructing tenant improvements, a new addition or a new structure, then you likely need permits. Before getting started on a project, please contact the Community Development Department at (805) 517-6200.  We’ll help make sure you’re on the right track with respect to the having the required paperwork.

If you suspect someone of working without permits, please contact the Code Compliance Division via email at mdouglass@moorparkca.gov or phone at (805) 517-6232.

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1. What are your business hours?
2. What is the best way to contact Code Compliance staff?
3. Do I need a permit?
4. Are my neighbors violating the Municipal Code?
5. I’d like to do business in Moorpark. What do I need to do?
6. Can I operate a business from my home?
7. I’d like to advertise my business with a sign. Is that okay?
8. Are my neighbors allowed to park in front of my house?
9. Can I put my trashcans or other objects in the right of way to save a parking spot?
10. Can I place building materials, a mobile storage unit (such as a POD or a shipping container) on the street?
11. Do I need a permit to put up a garden shed?
12. I’d like to get a dog/pony/chicken/wildebeest. Is that permitted in my neighborhood?
13. I’d like to rent my house on Airbnb or VRBO. Is that okay?
14. Can I convert my garage into extra dwelling space?
15. My property has been graffitied. What should I do?
16. I’m planning to have party at my house. How loud can my music be?