Permit Processing & Fees

If your project includes water service improvements (ie. fire sprinkler installation, additional bathrooms, kitchen upgrades or other fixture installations), you are required to submit plans to Mesa Water's Plan Check Desk. For a full list of detailed requirements and submittal procedure, please refer to Mesa Water's Standard Specifications and Rules & Regulations.

Beginning June 1, 2017 all drawings submitted for Mesa Water® plan check shall be on the Mesa Water Development Standard Template. 

Please contact the Mesa Water Engineering Department at 949.631.1291 with any questions.

Temporary Water Service for Construction

If you will need temporary water service for your project, please complete a Permit Application for Temporary Water Service/Hydrant Meter in order to rent a meter that Mesa Water staff will install on a fire hydrant. Please email the completed application to A staff member will contact you with the process for paying the deposit.

Please contact the Mesa Water Customer Services Department at 949.631.1200 with any questions.

Fees: Deposits for New Development

A deposit will be collected on all new development to cover the actual cost for time and materials, including Mesa Water’s fully burdened labor rate, for Plan Check, Installation and Inspection work performed.