Building Permit Data, 2000-2018

Anthony Miller filed this request with the Sunnyvale Planning and Building Department of Sunnyvale, CA.

It is a clone of this request.



From: Anthony Miller

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the California Public Records Act (California Government Code §§ 6250), I hereby request the following records:

The city of Sunnyvale receives requests for building permits. They allow these permits to be visually searched via, however, I would like the dataset that powers this map, which includes all the relevant fields entered for permit applications.

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 10 calendar days, as the statute requires.


Anthony Miller

From: Sunnyvale Planning and Building Department

Hello MuckRock News,

I’m writing in response to your records request dated April 6, 2021 for information related to the City’s GIS map.

Please use the following link to download the Major Development Site Layers from the City’s permitting system:

If you have any further questions about the download or the GIS map, please contact the Information Technology Department at 408-730-3050.

Thank you,

Administrative Aide
Community Development Department
City of Sunnyvale
Phone: 408-730-7462

*Due to the shelter in place order for Santa Clara County, the Sunnyvale Community Development Department is closed to in-person services. Limited staff services, such as obtaining zoning information, are available via email at<>. You may also visit the City webpage for updates –