Building Safety: Plan Review, Permits and Inspections



Building Safety reviews plans, issues permits, and conducts building inspections for development projects. Staff is available Monday - Friday from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. to assist with questions.

Electronic Plan Review

The City now offers electronic plan review for all projects.

Building Inspections

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.

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.

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

  • 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
  • Check Online
  • or call 480-782-3074

For Certificate of Occupancy:

For Public Records: