Building Safety reviews plans, issues permits, and conducts building inspections for development projects.
Building and Fire Codes Proposed Amendments
The City of Chandler Development Services Department and Chandler Fire Department would like your input regarding the update of the city’s construction codes to the 2018 International Building Codes, 2018 International Fire Code and 2017 National Electrical Code along with proposed amendments to these codes.
The construction codes and their amendments are scheduled for introduction before the Chandler City Council on November 8, 2018 at 7 p.m. in the Council Chambers, 88 East Chicago Street, Chandler 85225.
- International Building Codes
- Building Code Proposed Amendments Draft
- Fire Code Proposed Amendments Draft
Your building code related questions or comments are welcomed and can be directed to Ron Boose, Building Official at 480-782-3018.
The City now offers electronic plan review for all projects.
- Quick Tips for Electronic Submittal
- Registering for Citizen Access
- Full Electronic Submittal Instructions
- Pay Permit Fees: Citizen Access Portal
Walk-In Plan Review
A "walk-in" plan review service is offered Monday - Friday from 8 - 10 a.m. for residential and small commercial projects. Most residential additions and renovations may be reviewed using this service along with a limited number of minor scale commercial projects. Whether any particular project may be reviewed using our walk-in service will be determined by the plan reviewer on duty.
Building Safety staff inspects new development and redevelopment projects constructed in the City for conformance to the approved building plans. To schedule inspections through our automated system, please call 480-782-3100. For General Building Inspection questions, please contact the Chief Building Inspector at 480-782-3104.
Building Construction Codes
The City of Chandler has adopted the 2015 editions of the International Codes with the 2014 edition of the National Electrical Code effective July 1, 2016. All projects submitted for permitting must be designed to comply with the new codes. For General Building Code questions, please contact the Plan Reviewer of the day at 480-782-3078.
- Ordinance with Local Building Amendments
- Ordinance with Local Fire Amendments
- View International Construction Codes
- Homeowner's Building Permit Manual
- Development Fee Schedule
Self Certification of Building Plans
Registered design professionals can now self-certify that a project complies with all applicable laws and codes.
Request for Public Records
To request a copy of a Permit, Certificate of Occupancy, Building Plans or other information, a Request for Public Records form must be submitted. Requests can be submitted in person, by fax or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Check Online
- Call Interactive Voice Response (IVR) prior to midnight (12:00 a.m.) for next day inspection
- In person at 215 E. Buffalo St. Chandler, AZ 85225