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PreApplication Process

A Pre-Application (PA) meeting will determine what process will be required.  The table of the public hearing process, provides a general guide of processing based on project type.  Most projects also have requirements for Neighborhood Notification.  Entitlement process will determine what Neigborhood Notification requirements will apply.

Step 1: Complete Pre-Application Form

Submit Pre-Application request and pay application fee online.New

OR

Download and complete the Pre-Application Request (PDF/1mb/2pp).
Submit Pre-Application request and application fee  (includes both Pre- Application request fee and Records Packet fee) to One Stop Shop, located on the first floor of One Civic Center, Suite 105. 

 

Step 2: Pre-Application Meeting with Project Coordinator

You will be contacted within one week to schedule your pre-application meeting. This meeting provides the City and the applicant a more complete understanding of the size, scope and feasibility of the request. The pre-application meeting is typically a 1/2 to 1-hour meeting in which the applicant meets with their assigned planner to discuss the project request.

Questions? Call Current Planning staff at 480-312-7000. 

 

Step 3: Staff Review

In reviewing the project proposal, the planner will likely address a variety of topics that may include the following:

Zoning & Land Use
Development Standards
Neighborhood Impacts
Open Spaces
Outdoor Lighting
Landscaping
Building Design
Security
Streets
Pedestrian Access
Bikeways
Transit
Trails
Parks
Parking
School Impacts
Drainage
Environmental Considerations

 

What comes next?

- Site Posting Requirements for Projects Under Consideration (pdf/46kb/2pp)
- Formal Submittal

For questions on the Pre-Application process, call Current Planning at 480-312-7000.

Need Help? 

Planning and Development Services
480-312-7800
P & D Online
PlanningInfo@ScottsdaleAZ.gov

 

Long Range Planning Department
480-312-7990
Long Range Planning

 

Current Planning Department
480-312-7000
Current Planning

 

Development Services Department / One Stop Shop
480-312-2500
One Stop Shop Online

 

Neighborhood Resources Department
480-312-3111
Neighorhood Resources

 

Plan Review
480-312-7080
Plan Review Info

 

Inspections
480-312-5750
Inspections Info

 

Records
480-312-2356
Records, Research & Reports