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
Planning Division
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.






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