Step 1: Contact the One Stop Shop
Contacting us first gives you the opportunity to meet directly with a planner, building reviewer, or Community Development Representative. You can obtain answers to general questions regarding Zoning Codes, Building Codes, Fees and submittal requirements. We offer over the counter plan review for some projects, electronic plans submittal, or you can submit hard copy plans for a traditional review.
Step 2: Plan Submittal and Plan Review
The purpose of plan review is to determine that the proposed construction complies with the City of Nogales adopted codes and ordinances. The plans (construction documents) must be of sufficient clarity to in compliance. The City of Nogales will accept paper submittals or digital.
Step 3: Permit Issuance and Inspections
Once the construction documents for a building or structure is determined to be in compliance permits are issued. Permits grant authorization to commence site construction. Construction or work for which a permit is required is subject to inspection in order to determine that construction is being done in accordance with the approved plans and in the City of Nogales adopted codes and Ordinances. The work to be inspected must remain accessible and exposed.