The Development Services Department oversees all land use matters and activities within the City of Placentia. The Department evaluates and makes recommendations to the Planning Commission and City Council on entitlements, which are discretionary items. The following divisions are found within the Development Services Department:
Development Services also works closely with the following committees and associations:
Development Services also works closely with the Finance Department in assisting with the opening of new businesses within the City.
To review our guidelines for opening a new business in Placentia, please review this flow chart (PDF).
Please see the Development Fees page for City and outside agency fees.