Photovoltaic Systems

Photovoltaic-Install.jpgResidential Installations
General Information
A permit is required for the installation of any solar photovoltaic system that ties into the electrical supply grid.

Submittal requirements
  • Permit/Plan Review Application
  • (2) Copies of a Site Plan showing the location of the system on the roof or yard.
  • Standard plans stamped by a registered State of Arizona engineer or architect.
All components listed above must be submitted with the Building Permit Application. Application packages must be completed and submitted Building Safety at 10000 N. El Mirage Rd, El Mirage, Arizona 85335. Fees are based on the valuation of the project and are due at time of permit issuance.


  • Final - equipment installation, grounding and bonding, warning signage, electrical clearance
An inspection will be required upon completion of all work. The inspection request line number is 623-876-2979. This is an automated line that is available 24 hours a day. Our office hours are 7:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Monday through Thursday. Any inspection called in before 4:00 p.m. will be made the next business day.

Please contact Building Safety at 623-251-3503 for additional information.

Handy Links

AZ Building Officials
AZ Registrar of Contractors
International Code Council
Maricopa County Assessor