Permit Services - One Stop Shop
Need to Know
On November 28, 2016, Scottsdale City Council adopted and amended the following codes with an effective date of January 1, 2017.
Rates and fees - for more information visit fee listings online. Final fees will be calculated at the time of permitting.
Building Permit Fees for McDowell Corridor - Residents and businesses pay less for building permit fees (PDF).
Submit your project pre-applications online.
All property owners applying for a permit for new construction will be required to submit a properly completed Owner Builder Form (PDF) before a building permit will be issued.
An owner builder who is improving the property for sale will be required to have a valid City of Scottsdale Transaction Privilege (sales) Tax License and to provide that license number on the declaration form. Contact Tax Audit at 480-312-2400 for further information.
- For information on fire prevention, visit our fire department or call 480-312-FIRE.
- Try our online Records Request Form
- Plan Submittal Requirements
e-Application for Plan Review - For Single Family, Multi-Family, Commercial and Civil, Tenant Improvement, Pools, Signs, residential Solar Systems, Utilities. Registration for online services is required.
Digital Submittals - Tenant Improvement, Single Family, Deferred Fire Plans, Signs, Pools, Plats/MODs, residential Solar Systems, Traffic Control Plans and Utilities. Registration for online services is required.
Minimum Permit Application - electrical, mechanical and plumbing residential minimum permits that do not require plan review.
Frequently Requested Information
Standard Plans - Not all projects can use standard plans; engineered plans and related plan review fees may be required.
Specialized Search Tools
City of Scottsdale - One Stop Shop
7447 E. Indian School Road, Suite #105
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
8 a.m. to 5 p.m. - M-T,TH-F
9 a.m. to 5 p.m. - Wednesdays
Please take a moment to rate your interaction with the city of Scottsdale's Planning and Development Services department.
- All new applications for submittal should arrive prior to 4 p.m.
- No new over the counter plan reviews taken after 4 p.m. - plans will be logged in for next day review
- No new monetary transactions after 4:30 p.m.
- Check One Stop Shop service counter availability in real time.