Shape PHX coming soon!

Introducing Shape PHX - Phoenix's new permitting system!

The City will transition to a new time saving and customer friendly permitting system called Shape PHX in Spring 2022. The first phase includes all State licensed facility operating permits, fire inspections and registrations for pyrotechnicians and blasters, and residential single-family permits, plan review and inspections. What does this mean for you?  A fully online permit application submittal and payment system. Stay tuned for more information!

Forms and Applications​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Note: The documents below are available in Adobe Acrobat (PDF) format, download a free copy at http://get.adobe.com/reader/ and follow the onscreen instructions.

​Permit application packages that are not complete will not be accepted.

New Construction - When applying for a permit with Fire Prevention it is important to note the following are required as part of the submittal and permit application process.

  • ​Site Plans & Fire Protection Systems require hard copy plan submittal. Documents shall be drawn to scale and printed to scale.
  • Electronic media documents are allowed to be submitted where approved by the fire code official for any non-life safety equipment. 
  • Construction documents shall be of sufficient clarity to indicate the location, nature and extent of the work proposed and show in detail that it will conform to the provisions of this code and relevant laws, ordinances, rules and regulations.
  • Two sets of accurate and legible plans shall be submitted to the fire code official for approval prior to the issuance of a permit, in the following scale:  Site Plans [1 inch = 50 feet]       Fire Protection Systems [1/8 inch = 1 foot]  Use for: Hydrant Flow Test, Fire Sprinkler, Fire Pump, Standpipe, Alt. Surface Fire Apparatus Access, Fire Alarm, Fire Line/ Civil, Kitchen Hood
  • Other scales may be used with prior approval from the fire code official.
  • Submittals require a bar graph scale on each page and directional arrow. 

A Certificate of Occupancy (CofO) may be required with the permit application. Click here to obtain a copy of the current CofO.  

If you'd like to pay with a credit card please complete the form and fax (602-495-7429) it with your application, or check and cash can be taken at the Fire Prevention office located at 150 South 12th Street Phoenix, AZ 85034 Monday-Friday 8AM-4PM.     

Click here​ for Credit Card Form​ ​ - Do Not Email ​

​Permit Applications & Checklist Bundles​ ​
Agro Industrial and Solid Biomass
Amusement Buildings, Haunted Houses & Mazes                           ​Click here​ for Credit Card Form - Do not Email
Appeal to the Fire Marshal/Engineering Interpretation Application​​      
Assisted Living Facilities                          ​Click here​ for Credit Card Form - Do not Email
Aviation Facility
Battery Energy Storage Systems Over the Counter 
​​Battery, Commercial Installation
Battery & Solar Combo Over the Counter

Behavioral Health Facilities​                            ​Click here​ for Credit Card Form - Do not Email
Business Certificate ​- Fire Protection Company
​Candles or Open Flame Display
​​Carbon Dioxide Liquid Beverage System
Cellulose Nitrate
Certificate of Fitness - Blasters​ (New)
Certificate of Fitness - Blasters​ (Renewal)
Certificate of Fitness - Pyrotechnicians (New)
Certificate of Fitness - Pyrotechnicians​ (Renewal)
Combustible Dust or Fiber Producing Operations
Combustible Storage Including Wood Products & Idle Pallets
Controlled Burn
Correctional Facilities
Daycare or Preschool                           ​Click here​ for Credit Card Form - Do not Email
Developmentally Disabled Group Home                          ​Click here​ for Credit Card Form - Do not Email
Dry Cleaning Facility
Educational Facilities K-12 Inspection Checklist 
​​Fleet Fueling​​
​​Fire Performers
​​Fire Hydrant (Operating Permit)
​​Fireworks Indoor Sales
Fireworks Outdoor Sales
Fireworks Wholesale Sal​es
​​FITM (Fire Inspection, Testing & Maintenance) Plan Review Application
FITM (Fire Inspection, Testing & Maintenance) OTC Permit
Flammable/Combustible Tank Abandon, Removal, Slurry Fill, Temporarily Place out of Service
​​Flammable Finish Operations
Floor Finishing
Fruit and Crop Ripening Facility
Fumigation and Insecticidal Fogging
General Fire Inspection
​​Hazardous Material Facility Permit Application
Hazardous Materials Inventory Spreadsheet ​- (Excel spreadsheet)
​​Hazardous Materials Production (HMP) Facility
​​High-Piled Combustible Storage
High-Piled Storage Facility Operating Permit​
Hot Work Permit​ / Program​​
Industrial Ovens
Juvenile Group Home                          ​Click here​ for Credit Card Form - Do not Email
LP-Gas Exchange Program
​LP-Gas Operating Permit
​​LP-Gas Flame Effect Permit​​
LP-Gas Tank - <125 gallons, Slurry Fill, Flare off or Abandon
Lumber Yards and Woodworking Facilities
Medical Facilities​​
Miscellaneous Combustible Storage
Mobile Fleet Fueling Operations - Vehicle & Site Permits
​​Motor Vehicle Fuel Dispensing Facility
Mulch Yard
​​Nursing Homes
Open Burning​​
Organic Coating Manufacturing
​Pallet Facility
Plant Extraction Facility
​Private Fire Hydrant Operation
Place of Assembly Permit-Occupant Load​​
Private Hydrant Flow Test​ ​​
Pyrotechnics / Fireworks​​​
Pyroxylin Plastics
Refrigeration Equipment
Removal Permit​ ​(fire protection equipment) 
Repair Garages
Rooftop Heliport Operation
Salvage or Junkyard Operation
Semi Conductor Facility
Solar Photovoltaic Power Systems Over the Counter​
Solar & Battery Combo Over the Counter
​Solar, Commercial Installation
Special Event - Indoor Assembly
Special Event - Outdoor Assembly
Tents and Temporary Membrane Structures
Temporary Indoor Building Use
Tire Rebuilding Operation
Tire Storage 
Trade Shows & Exhibits 
Vehicle Display
Waste Handling or Recycling Operations
Welding Permit
Wrecking Yards
Woodworking Operations