Solar App+

Solar App+ for Solar Installers

Limited SolarApp Pilot starting 08/07/2023 until launch of service, please use standard building permit process.


SolarAPP+ Automated Solar Plan Reviews 

Before applying for an automated solar plan review and solar permit, projects must follow certain requirements. At this time, SolarAPP+ is designed to provide a code-compliance check for the majority of residential, roof-mounted, retrofit photovoltaic systems. To see which systems are eligible, please refer to the Solar App Eligibility Checklists. Only projects that conform to this lists are eligible to use the automated SolarAPP+ portal for instant permitting. 

How to Start using SolarApp+ 

Submit for automated review through SolarAPP+ 

  • To start using SolarAPP+, log in and submit your design through the SolarAPP+ Webpage
  • A processing fee from SolarAPP+ and City of Union City permit fees will be charged. 
  • Download the approved documentation. 
  • Receive an email within 48 business hours containing the City of Union City permit number (for example BLDG-23-XXXXXX) needed for scheduling inspections.     

Schedule an Inspection:

Solar App+ Tutorials