Permit Services - One Stop Shop
Need to Know
Scottsdale City Council adopted and amended the following codes with an effective date of January 1, 2017. Standard plans must be updated to the new codes or permits cannot be issued.
Rates and fees - for more information visit fee listings online. Final fees will be calculated at the time of permitting.
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.
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