Planning Applications

About the Division

The Planning Division processes a variety of applications including applications relating to land development, business activities, and tree permits. Some applications are processed over-the-counter and others require a review and approval by an authority such as the Planning Commission or City Council.

Project Processing Guide

Review the Project Processing Guide (PDF) to learn more about the processing of project applications within the city of Citrus Heights.


The Planning Division accepts applications during normal business hours and no appointment is necessary. Contact the Planning Division for more information. Learn more about the following permit applications and how to apply:

Contacting the Division

The Planning Division will assist you in determining which application type(s) your project requires and can explain the processing timeline. It is always advisable to contact the Planning Division early in the process and prior to any significant investment in your project.