Land Use Planning and Regulation Services

Land Use Planning and Regulation Services


This is the government office for the City of Temple City. Services include animal control, election information, city information lines, business licensing, building and occupancy inspections, permits, city maintenance and planning and zoning, and trash/garbage pickup. Geographic restrictions apply for some services; business-related services are provided only for businesses located in Temple City.

The city provides building permits, electrical permits, elevator permits, mechanical permits and plumbing permits for any contracted work done within city limits.

City maintenance includes street maintenance, street construction/repair, street lighting maintenance and street cleaning. APPLICATION PROCEDURE Call for information or service or to apply for a business license. Applications must have a proposed floor plan attached and must be approved by the planning department; special permits may be required. Home-based businesses are limited to telephone or internet-based services; no outside employees or walk-in customers are allowed.

Permits, licenses, and other services are available at City Hall during normal business hours. Some services and information are available on the City's website. FEES/PAYMENT SOURCE There are no fees for most services. There are fixed fees for various permits.
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9701 Las Tunas Dr.

Temple City , CA 91780 (Physical)

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Service hours
Monday through Friday, 7:30am to 6:00pm.


(626) 286-1159 (Animal Control - SGV Humane Society) (626) 285-0488 (Building Permits) (888) 336-6100 (Athens - Trash Services)

Service/Intake and Administration

(626) 285-2171


(626) 285-8192

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