Commercial Construction

The commercial construction submittal requirements and application should be used for all new commercial structures, additions to existing structures, tenant improvements and alterations as well as multi-family projects.

The Planning Division must sign-off on all commercial projects prior to submitting your plans to the Building Division.

Commercial Construction Documents:

Commercial Construction Hours

Per Ordinance No. 6.16.070, commercial construction hours are restricted in the City of Los Altos. Please note allowable construction hours below:

  • Monday through Friday: 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
  • Saturday: 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Construction is not allowed on Sunday or the following City Observed Holidays (New Year's Day,  Memorial Day, Independence Day, Veteran's Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day).