SolarApp+ For Solar Installers

SolarAPP+ Automated Solar Plan Reviews  SolarApp

Before applying for an automated solar plan review and solar permit, projects must follow certain requirements. At this time, SolarAPP+ is designed to provide a code-compliance check for the majority of residential, roof-mounted, retrofit photovoltaic systems. To see which systems are eligible, please refer to the Eligibility Checklist. Only projects that conform to this list are eligible to use the automated SolarAPP+ portal for instant permitting. 

  1. Submit for automated review through SolarAPP+
    • To start using SolarAPP+, register and submit your design through the SolarAPP+ Webpage.
    • A processing fee will be charged by SolarAPP+. Download the approved plans.
  2. Schedule an Inspection:
    • City of Pleasant Hill building inspections are typically carried out the next business day after the request unless otherwise noted.
    • Call in for inspections at (925) 671-5200 > OPTION 1.  If one of our team does not answer, you will be directed to leave a message for your inspection. Please leave the following information:  
    • Permit Number (for example, 20211234)
    • Jobsite Address
    • Type of Inspection Requested 
    • Day (Date) you are requesting the inspection to be carried out
    • You may request AM or PM
    • Leave the Jobsite contact person’s phone number in case the inspector needs it.
    • Any special instructions such as lockbox information, etc.