City Planning Division
While City Hall remains closed, applicants and members of the public are encouraged to primarily contact staff via email as the most efficient and timely method of communication. Every effort will be made to respond as soon as possible. Thank you for your patience.
Please submit any inquiries through the City of Santa Monica's 311 program
Requests to make an appointment to submit Planning applications
Please use the online appointment system.
Instructions for Submitting an Application
The City Planning Division is accepting the submittal of Planning applications online only. Instructions on how to submit are here.
Contacting Staff Assigned to Your Project
To reach a City Planning staff member directly who is assigned to your project, email is the most effective means of communication. A staff email directory is provided below