Planning assists customers through the development entitlement process such as use permits, variances, development plans and land division approvals per the General Plan and Zoning and Development Code; processes change or adoption of codes and ordinances; facilitates the rules and regulations applicable to new development, redevelopment, construction, and property conservation, signs; and provides administrative support for boards, commissions, and City Council.
For instructions on how to navigate our self-service portal in order to check the status of your project or permits, or to schedule inspections, click here
Contact Us at Tempe 311, 480-350-4311
Ryan Levesque, Deputy Community Development Director - Planning
City of Tempe
31 East Fifth Street
Tempe, Arizona 85281
Phone: 480 350-8331
TDD: 480 350-8400
Fax: 480 350-8872
Email: Contact Planning staff
Office Location / Parking Information
Community Development/Planning is located at City Hall, Garden (lower) Level, on the east side.
Parking is available throughout the area. Click here for office and parking locations.