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Public Notice of Fee or Tax Changes

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Arizona Revised Statutes (A.R.S. §9-499.15) requires that government entities provide notification about proposed changes to taxes and fees. When the City of Tempe has such a change to report, it will be posted to this page.



On or about Thursday, April 23, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. in the City Council Chambers, 31. E. Fifth Street, Tempe, Arizona, the Tempe City Council will consider a resolution to amend Appendix A, Tempe City Code, relating to removing existing private development engineering permit fees and document management fees and imposing an application fee for expanding technology and training to advance and sustain planning, building safety, neighborhood outreach, and code compliance customer service practices and technologies. By amending Appendix A, Table 1-A – Building Permit Fees, Table 2-A – Miscellaneous Fees, Table 3-A – Private Development Engineering Fees, 21-51 Reinspection Fee, and Chapter 35 – Zoning and Development Fees (and by reference those fees in Zoning and Development Code, Appendix H – Zoning and Development Fees), the resolution will impose an application fee for Community Development customer services. A schedule of the proposed new or increased tax or fee that includes the amount of the tax or fee and a written report or data that supports the new or increased tax or fee is available on Tempe’s website.

Link to written report 

Posted February 21, 2020


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