Below, please find a list of the various Departments within the City of Big Bear Lake along with general services provided by the department. If you would like additional information on a specific department, please click on the "Department Directory" link.

Address: 39707 Big Bear Blvd., Big Bear Lake, CA 92315
Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Front Desk: (909) 866-5831


Animal Control
Animal Shelter, Field Services, Licensing/Permits, and additional resources
Visit the County's website
Building & Safety
Building Plan Checks & Inspections - new development, existing building improvements
Department Directory
Business Licenses Division
business license application processing including renewals
Department Directory
City Council
City Council Agenda/Minutes/Meeting Videos, Councilmember Bios and contact information, FPPC Filing
City Council Directory
City Clerk
City Council Agenda/Minutes/Meeting Videos, FPPC Filing, Records Requests, Big Bear Lake Charter and Municipal Code, Elections information, Local Appointments List
Department Directory
City Manager/Public Information
City Newsletter (Elevation 6752'), general information, press releases, social media, etc.
Code Compliance
Abandoned vehicles, illegal dumping, illegal signs, noise, parking issues/complaints, vacation home rental issues, substandard housing/lawn maintenance, unlicensed business operations, other general Municipal Code violations.
Department Directory
Department of Water & Power (DWP)
Water bill & water conversation information
Visit DWP's website
Lot Line Adjustments, Lot Mergers, Final Parcel Maps, Final Tract Maps, Encroachment Permits, Certificates of Compliance, and Offers of Dedication
Department Directory
Annual Budget, general ledger accounting, Comprehensive Financial Reports, Sales Tax Reports, Obligation Payment Schedules, Accounts Payable
Department Directory
Human Resources
Employment, Employee Classification, compensation, benefit information, ADA Non-Discrimination Policies
Department Directory
Performing Arts Center
Theatre information, upcoming shows, and online ticketing center
Department Directory
Development Review, Land Use, Zoning, General Plan, Minor, and Major events
Department Directory
Planning Commission
Planning Commission Agendas/Minutes/Meeting Videos
Planning Commission Directory
Public Works/Sanitation
Street, Park and City Building Maintenance, Sewer Maintenance, and Snow Removal
Department Directory
Risk Management
General Liability Claims, City Insurance coverage, and City contract coordination
Department Directory
TOT/TBID Collection
Transient Occupancy Tax & Tourism Business Improvement District Remittance
Department Directory
Vacation Rental Program
Application Information, Renewal Forms, Inspection Forms, and FAQs
Department Directory