Grading Without A Grading Permit – Unincorporated Areas Of Ventura County
Q: What is the definition of grading?
A: The Ventura County Building Code Appendix J defines “Grading” as an excavation or fill or combination thereof.
Another key definition is “Earth Material” which is any rock, natural soil or unconsolidated material above bedrock or
Q: Where can I find grading requirements in the County unincorporated areas?
A: The Ventura County Building Code, 2016 Edition is available at this link:
Appendix J Grading begins on page 105 and ends on page 131.