Inspections & Permits

Schedule an Inspection
To schedule an inspection for improvements in the public right of way please call 408-776-7333. Be prepared to leave a short message with a phone number where you can be reached. Please schedule your inspections a minimum of 48 hours prior to inspection.

Encroachment Permit

Work performed within the City’s right of way will need an Encroachment Permit Application (PDF)  from the City of Morgan Hill’s Development Services Center. Encroachment permits are review and approval time depend on the complexity of the proposed improvement. 

Oversize / Overweight Permit
Commercial vehicles traveling through the City of Morgan Hill are required by law to obtain an Oversize/Overweight permit application that can be obtained at the City of Morgan Hill’s Development Services Center located at 17575 Peak Avenue. Customers can also download the Oversize/Overweight application (PDF). Applications are then faxed to the Engineering Department at 408-779-7236 for review and approval. A minimum of 48 business hours is required for all applications.

For questions concerning Encroachment Permit or Oversize/Overweight applications and procedures, contact the Engineering Technician at 408-778-6480.