Apply for a Special Use Permit

A special use permit authorizes a temporary use on a property for a special event, which may or may not be in compliance with its zoning standards.

Process Steps

Refer to Section 25.A.1 of the Oro Valley Zone Code for Special Use Permit information

Step 1.Review Required Information

  • Complete a General Application(PDF, 82KB)
  • A copy of the site plan, showing location and details of requested special use (such as speaker locations or anticipated noise levels)
  • Date(s) and time frame(s) of event (please provide one application per event)

Step 2.Submission

  • Submit application and supporting documentation to
  • If any fees are due, you will be contacted for payment (up to $370 per event)
  • Fees can by paid by cash, check or card

Step 3.Staff Review and Notification

  • Town staff will review application and send a letter to the applicant within ten (10) business days on the Town's decision