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  • Building Inspection Portal

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    Welcome to the updated Pima County building inspection portal, powered by Vuspex. You can schedule a traditional field inspection or a convenient remote inspection in one location. Click below to get started.

    Things to know before you schedule

    • Check your permit conditions and inspection status at Permits.Pima.gov.
    • Prepare for your inspection by consulting the Inspection Requirements.
    • Make sure the site address is clearly posted.
    • Gate codes or directions may be provided at the time of scheduling.
    Remote Inspections On Site Inspections

    Remote inspections may be scheduled anytime during normal operating inspection hours.

    • Site-off-model permits are eligible for remote inspection if the County has an updated electronic copy of the model plan.
    • Older permits without electronic documentation may be considered upon receipt of an electronic scan of the approved plan set. Scanned plans should be E-mailed to BuildingSafetyAdmin@pima.gov with a note requesting the documents be attached to the issued permit. (For files exceeding 20MB in size an FTP site may be needed to transfer documents.)

    Note: Depending on size, complexity, and type of inspection, a complete remote inspection may not be feasible. The remote inspector may partially approve the inspection and schedule an on-site inspection, if necessary.

    SCHEDULE BEFORE 4:00 P.M. FOR NEXT BUSINESS DAY INSPECTIONS Inspections located in the following areas are limited to one day a week for on site inspections:

    • Ajo, Why & Lukeville areas: Tuesdays only
    • Arivaca, Sasabe areas: Wednesdays only
    • Mt. Lemmon areas: Thursdays only
    Note: The above limitations do not apply to remote inspections.

    Get an estimated inspection window by checking our Building Inspector Tracking web site.

    Custom or Same-Day Field Inspections:

    Clients seeking a custom field inspection such as a week-end, a specific time, or same-day shall call the Building Inspection Supervisor at 520-724-6716. There may be an additional charge for custom field inspections.

    Schedule On-site Inspection By Phone

    Don't have a smart phone or computer, you can still schedule by phone. To schedule an inspector visit to your permitted job site you can call 520-724-6970 for the Interactive Voice Response (IVR) system.

    Before calling, you will need to have on hand:
    • Your 10-digit permit number (Note: The letters in your permit number should be ignored when scheduling on the IVR. i.e. – P21BP00001 should be entered as 2100001).
    • The 4-digit inspection code(s) located on your permit (If you have an old permit with 5-digit inspection codes, please delete the leading "0").

    IVR Menu options

    Level 1

    Level 2

    Level 3

    1. English

    2. Spanish

    1. Schedule an Inspection

    2. Cancel or Reschedule an Inspection

    3. Check Results

    1. Building Permit

    2. Septic Permit

    3. Site Permit

    4. Building and Site Combination

    5. Aquatic Facility

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