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Applications & Forms

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               New Project Submittal Applications are available online and in our office.  
Effective March 1, 2020 only  the new application will be accepted with your submittal.
Please note:  New fields are required as part of the application process.



Building Permit Application

Fire Application

Private Development Engineering Application

Supplemental Project Submittal Application
(Multiple Permits on One Plan)

Supplemental Application for Residential

Care/Assisted Living Facilities 

Application for Refund

Application for Off Hours Work

Request for Modification

Water and Sewer Service Application

Application for Registered Industrial Plant

Application for Examination for Maintenance Electrician's Certificate of Registration

Application for Examination for Maintenance Plumber's Certificate

ADA Accessible Parking Spaces Marking/Signage

Sec. 1004.9  ICC/ANS1 A117.1-203

Residential Patio Cover Addition
Residential Patio Cover to Living Area 

Residential Garage/Carport to Living Area 

Residential Carport to Garage Conversion 

Residential Detached Accessory Structures

Water and Sewer Service Application

Residential Electrical Replace/Relocate 

Orangeburg Pipe 

Pool Enclosure Requirements 

Fences and Freestanding Walls 

Tenant Improvement Plan Requirements 

Tenant Improvement Final Inspection Requirements 

Security Gates Guidelines 

Storm Water Enforcement SOP 

Inspection Requirements 

Underground Pipe, Cable and Conduits 

Address/Suite Assignment Guidelines 

Sound Transmission Control (Directive 28)

Requirements for Annual Permits, Maintenance Plumbers, Maintenance Electrician Certificates

Requirements for Registered Industrial Plant Permit

Detail DS-116; Standard Refuse Area Layout



Contractor's Affidavit 

Property Owner Declaration Form 

Credit Card Payment Authorization Form
Must be faxed - we cannot accept emails
on this form

Sewer Installation Certificate 

Pool Elevation Waiver 

Special Inspection Certificate 

Water Conservation Report 

Change of Contact Information 

Annual Permit Monthly Report Form

Public Records Request Form

Covenant Agreement Instructions for Preparation

Maricopa County Air Quality Regulations (NESHAP)

County Brochure

Contractor City License

Temporary Power at Permanent Electrical Services

Hazardous Materials Fire Dept Classification

Guest Quarters Covenant and Agreement

Regulatory Bill of Rights -
ARS 9-831 through 9-839

ARS 9-835 Explanation 

Building Safety Review Flowchart

Administrative Completeness Checklists
for Plan Reviews

Over the Counter Permits 

TARGET Building Plan Review Time Frame 

Partial or Temporary Certificate of Occupancy Checklist 




Flood Zone Determination  
Single Family Home Grading & Drainage
Requirements to Work In Public R-O-W
Link to Engineering Web Page (Pool Drain Permits,
Design Criteria, Standard Details, Benchmarks)
Detail DS-116; Standard Refuse Area Layout
Detail DS-118; Large Compactor Refuse Area
Easement Abandonment Policy
Abandonment Application Form
Abandonment Sketch Example
(required for submittal)
Special Use Permit Application Packet

Special Permit for Hauling Application Packet

Contractor Information Checklist


Link to Planning & Zoning Page
for Zoning Map



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