Planning & Development

The Planning and Development Department provides a wide range of planning services for a growing community such as land use entitlements, land use planning and subdivision plats. We also review commercial and residential applications for construction.  These functions ensure orderly growth and safe development for our citizens.

OUR OFFICE WILL BE CLOSED ON THURSDAY, JULY 4 FOR THE HOLIDAY

NOTE FOR INSPECTIONS:  On Wednesday, July 3 if you schedule an inspection before 2:30pm the inspection will be performed on Friday, July 5.  If you schedule an inspection after 3:00pm on July 3, the inspection will be on Monday, July 8.

Permit Fees


Pay your permit fees online.

Public Meetings


Attend an upcoming meeting for the Planning Zoning Commission, the Board of Adjustment, the Drainage Review Board, or the Building Code Advisory Board.

Online Permit Manager

New construction - Permitting

Electronic Document Review 

EDR
ONLINE PERMIT MANAGER UPDATE!
The Citizen Access Portal has been updated.
Please see the Online Permit Manager User Guide (PDF) document for step by step instructions. 

Ombudsman


Planning and Development has Ombudsman services to provide additional support to residents with unresolved Planning and Development concerns within the unincorporated areas of Maricopa County and County Islands. 

Related Departments

Planning and Development works in partnership with the following regulatory agencies. Your project may involve one of more permits from these agencies. Please click on the links to learn about their permitting processes.