Who We Are
The City of Tempe Building Safety Division works to ensure the safety of Tempe's commercial and residential buildings from planning through their construction and remodeling processes.

The Building Safety Division is comprised of three work groups:

Customer Counter & Permit Issuance
Plan Review

Contact Tempe Building Safety

Tempe City Hall

Tempe City Hall
31 E. Fifth Street, Garden Level 
Tempe, AZ  85281
We are located east of Mill Avenue between Fifth
and Sixth Streets. 
Parking: metered street parking is available.
Visit www.downtowntempe.com/get-around/parking for additional parking information.

480 350-8341
Fax: 480 350-8677
Email: permitcenter@tempe.gov

Building Safety Staff Directory 
Our goal is to provide you with the best service possible. Our staff
will allow you to find the right people to help you. 

Community Development Deputy Director
Chris Thompson 

Residential Rebate Program

Homeowners can receive a rebate on building permits and more.
Check to see if you qualify for this program. 

Construction Work Schedule
Construction work may be done during these times throughout the

April 15 – Oct. 15
Monday – Friday
6 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Concrete pours 5 a.m.

Oct. 16 – April 14 
7 a.m. – 7 p.m. 
Concrete pours 6 a.m.  

Weekends and Holidays
7 a.m. – 7 p.m. 
Concrete pours 6 a.m.

Additional Work Schedule Information
Application for Off Hours Work
Sample Notice for Off Hours Work