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Codes and Ordinances

City Code searchable database (Municode)

Zoning Ordinance Resources  - summary info, interpretation and related resources.

Recently Adopted Ordinances - ordinances that have been adopted by City Council, but have not yet been included in the official City Code.

Litter Free Enforcement Zones  - The City of Scottsdale by Council Resolution can create litter free enforcement zones as a tool to minimize littering in a particular area.

proposed Ordinances

 ZONING

OTHER ORDINANCES

Proposed Modifications to the Administration and Development Applications Text Amendment Proposed  Stormwater and  Floodplain Management
Proposed amendment to Pedalbus Ordinance                      
Proposed Transportation Safety Zone

Building & Fire Codes

Building Code Hotline: 480-312-2633

Building Code - Codes and Amendments

Fire Code - Codes, Amendments and Interpretations


Construction Interpretations
 - The interpretations of the building codes are written to clarify requirements of the codes, or to establish standards of acceptance for construction and submittals to the city.

Code History (pdf/26kb/2pp)

Construction Activity Times

 

Please note:
To request a building code variance form contact Plan Review at 480-312-7080. 

Did you know?

The AZ Dept of Commerce sponsors video training on a variety of code issues and offers guidance on the design and construction of efficient, durable and sustainable buildings in Arizona.

www.codecollegenetwork.com/az/ 

 

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Information

Zoning Districts - links directly to section of Municode (R1-43, C-3, etc)

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Alarm Systems - informational website with links to Municode

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Bars, Lounges and After-Hours Establishments - informational website with links to Municode

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Business License

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Campaign Signs

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Downtown- informational website with links to Municode

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Environmentally Sensitive Lands

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Fireplace  - informational website

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Foothills Overlay  - informational website with links to Municode

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Front Yard Parking  - informational website

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Hillside  - informational website

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Historic Preservation - informational website with links to Municode

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Land Division  - informational website with links to Municode

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Landscape  -  link to Municode

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Native Plant  - informational website

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Noise  - link to Municode

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Parking and Loading Requirements- link to Municode

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Property Maintenance Ordinance Interps - informational website

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School District Collaboration - link to Municode

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Signs - informational website with links to Municode

Stormwater Management (pdf/126/36pp)

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Swimming Pools, Hot Tubs & Spas - informational website with links to Municode

Temporary Fencing- informational website with links to Municode

Valet Ordinance - informational website

Walls & Fences - informational website with link to Municode