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Inspections and Code Compliance

Announcements
  • October 21, 2016 - Computer Update

    The Town of Oro Valley will be implementing a computer update to our permitting and inspections system on Tuesday, October 25th.  Please be aware that all online systems will be down from close of business on Monday, October 24th until Wednesday morning, October 26th.   The Citizen Self Service webpage for checking permit status, scheduling of inspections, etc. and use of the IVR (Interactive Voice Response) System for scheduling inspections will be impacted during this time.  However, you may call 520-229-4800 for assistance.  Furthermore, walk in assistance is available and we ask for your patience and understanding during this time period.  Thank you.

Division Overview
The Inspection and Compliance Division is responsible for inspecting all new and altered commercial and residential vertical and horizontal construction within the Town to assess their compliance with the codes and ordinances adopted by the Town.  The Division is also responsible for the monitoring and enforcement of the Zoning, Building and Town codes and ordinances, including all construction, plant salvage, landscape, signage, and development performance standards.

Quicklinks:
Contact Building Official
 
Inspection Program Overview
All inspections are performed by the Department's staff of Certified Inspectors and Technicians.  This team is responsible for the inspection of all commercial and residential construction plans for new and altered site work, utility infrastructure, buildings and other structures which include the following disciplines: civil, architectural, structural, fire-resistive, life/safety, mechanical, plumbing, and electrical systems, and zoning.   In addition, this team is responsible for inspection to ensure implementation of the development approval decisions of the Conceptual Design Review Board and Town Council.

Special Inspections Program
Building Safety has several forms and checklists to assist you with submittal requirements.  All forms are provided in a "PDF" format, and require Adobe Acrobat Reader for viewing.  You can download a free copy of Acrobat Reader from the Adobe website.

Inspections - Code Compliance
File Additional Notes
PDF icon Permit Extension Request 6/2016
PDF icon Special Inspectors List by Name Updated December 2, 2016
PDF icon Special Inspectors List by Company Updated December 2, 2016
PDF icon Special Inspection Certificate

2012 Special Inspection Certificate

PDF icon Special Inspector Guidelines
PDF icon Inspections Request Directions and User Guide

Code Compliance Program Overview
This program is responsible for the monitoring and enforcement of the Zoning, Building and Town codes and ordinances for all construction, plant salvage, landscape, signage, and development performance standards.  In addition, this program monitors and enforces the expiration process for all permits and permit applications.  This program is supported by the technical expertise of the Inspectors, Plans Examiners, and Permit Technicians.