Application Materials

Complete and submit a HCP/NCCP Planning Survey Report (PSR)  to the local authority permitting the project. 

* A CDFW- and USFWS-approved biologist is required to conduct pre-construction surveys, construction monitoring, and avoidance measures. See biologist approval process and RFQ for more information

Planning Survey Report (PSR) Template
Planning Survey Report Application (DOCX)
Planning Survey Report Application Checklist (DOCX)

2023 Fee Calculators 
Fee Calculator (Permanent Impacts) (XLSX)
Fee Calculator (Temporary Impacts) (XLSX)

Fees are automatically adjusted annually by March 15th of each year according to the HPI and CPI. Periodic fee audits are also conducted and fees are adjusted accordingly.  A summary of annual fee adjustments is located here.

Additional Resources for Applicants

Please also see Implementation Policies.