Single Family Construction & Fees

Residential New Construction

This document provides a list of required forms and fees for residential new construction. 
Pdf - Residential New Construction Checklist


To initiate the electric approval for new single family construction, please fill out the Application for Residential New Construction and bring the completed application to Customer Service. They will finish the bottom portion of the form and make additional copies as needed. Additionally, please provide a copy of the site and elevation drawings. 
Pdf - Electric SFR Guidance Document

Pdf – Application for Residential New Construction

Current California State codes require the installation of fire sprinkler systems on all new single family residences. This code requirement has necessitated changes to the process for connecting single family residences to the District’s water system. To initiate the water approval for new single family construction, please read the Guidance Regarding the Fire Sprinkler Requirement for New Single-Family Residences and complete the necessary forms to get the process started.

Pdf – Water SFR Guidance Document

Contact Neil Kaufman, Water Engineer at (530) 582-3950 if you need additional information.

Rates and fees for electric and water service will be calculated on the following basis:

Pdf – Residential Electric & Water Connection & Facilities Fees


Additional information can be found in these booklets and documents:

Pdf – Decorative Residential Electric Meter Housing 

Pdf -  Recessed Residential Electric Meter Enclosure
Pdf – Electric Panel Upgrade
Pdf – Electric Construction Standards

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