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The Home Improvement Process

Step 1:  Gathering Information

Planning Your Dream Home

Your Property - Rights, Restrictions & Requirements

Improving or adding 25% or more of the existing structure?  Fire sprinklers must be installed in the entire home.

Improving or adding 50% or more of the existing structure? The entire structure must be brought up to all current Building Code standards. Sewer & Septic improvements may be required.

 

Step 2:  Preparing & Submitting Your Plans

Application Fees

Applications, Forms, Checklists and Guides

Submittal Guides by Project Type

Residential Plan Review

 

Fire Flow Test

For single family, just a "certified" pressure test is required - no fire flow test unless an extension is included.

 

Step 3:  Construction & Inspections

Construction Site Security (pdf/58kb/2pp)

Construction Debris in Alleyways (pdf/87kb/2pp)

Construction Activity - Start & Stop Times

Scheduling Inspections

Certificate of Occupancy

For more information, call Inspection Services at 480-312-5750.
 

Need Help? 

Planning and Development
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