When is a soils report required?

The Planning Department requires a soils report for all new homes. Certain projects may also require a soils report if soil stability is a concern. Contact Contra Costa County Building Department to determine what projects will require a soils report as part of a building permit application. 

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1. How do I determine where my property lines are?
2. Are there any easements on my property?
3. How do I get a copy of my title report?
4. How do I obtain a copy of the original plans when my home was built?
5. How do I apply for a new address or change my existing address?
6. What are the rules for leaving out garbage or trash bins?
7. What can I do if my neighbor has a neglected swimming pool?
8. Can I place a storage pod or container on the street in front of my property?
9. When is a soils report required?
10. How do I apply for a business license?
11. How do I display a banner at the BART overpass?
12. Do I need a permit for a garage sale?
13. Can I run my business out of my home?