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Plan Submittal Requirements

Submittal Guides

Residential Development Process

Commercial Development Process (Commercial & Multi-Family)
Construction Document Requirements

Single-Family

Commercial & Multi-Family

Standard Plans

  • building
  • planning
  • engineering
  • fire
Forms to include:
  • truss calcs
  • water meter calcs
  • soils report (not a waiver)
  • with approved grading & drainage plan
  • copy of recorded plat
  • lot fit analysis letter and setback exhibit (24X36)
  • and a floor plan with all the options on the grading and drainage plan (can be provided in hard copy or transparency format)

 


Custom Home, Major Additions/ Remodels & Guest Houses

Building Plans - 1 complete set, including but not limited to:
  • mechanical
  • civil site plan (G & D)
  • building
  • plumbing
  • electrical
  • floor plan
  • roof plan
  • revegetation plan (ESL areas only)
  • landscape
  • site lighting if applicable
  • and structural, etc.
Forms to include with building set: Water meter calculations, Soils Waiver, Structural Calculations,Truss Calculations*, ResCheck energy code compliance
  • 1 fire sprinkler worksheet
  • 2 additional civil site plans w/ Planning set
  • 2 copies of building elevation
  • 2 copies of roof plan analysis
  • 2 copies of revegetation plans (ESL areas only)
  • 3 copies of native plant inventory with plan locations w/ Planning set (24x36 only)
  • All paperwork on checklist - (i.e. water calc sheets; soils waiver; truss calcs; NAOS documents, etc.
  • Commitment of Title Insurance that includes Schedule A and B with the City of Scottsdale identified as the proposed insured (no older than 30 days) - submitted on 1st review.
  • Digital Submittals Accepted

Minor Addition/Remodel
(Over-the-Counter)

Revisions to Active Single Family Permit

  • 3 complete sets

New Commercial/Multi-Family  


New Improvements w/Commercial

Improvement plans or civil plans are prepared by a registered Civil Engineer and include on-site grading and drainage, paving and concrete, striping, water, sewer and fire lines; and off-site (in right of way) street improvements, driveways, sidewalk, turn lanes, water and sewer lines and service connections, traffic signal plans, etc.
  • 4 sets Civil/Landscaping - to be submitted at the same time as commercial submittal


Tenant Improvement (TI)

Commercial Remodel, Addition and/or Structural Change

  • 4 complete sets


New Subdivision
  


Deferred Submittals - Fire

Revisions to Active Permit

  • Commercial - 4 complete sets
  • TI - 3 sets
  • Civil - 3 Sets
  • Landscape - 1 Set

Fence/Wall

  • 3 copies of Grading and Drainage site plan (if in ESL) – or - 3 site plans (if non ESL) with minimum site plan requirements on 24” x 36” plan
  • 1 copy of the original site plan
  • 1 color aerial photo
  • Fence details
  • Easement consent (written authorization to encroach the easement) must be obtained from each party if built within, or across a Public Utility Easement (PUE), Rights-of-way, or common property line.
  • If in flood zone A, plans must be sealed by a civil engineer

Alphabetical Listing of Forms

Requirements for Digital Plan Submittal

(SFR, TI, commercial, deferred fire, plats, pools, solar, signs, utilities and traffic control plans)

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