Miscellaneous Permit Applications include but are not limited to: Home Occupations, Minor Land Division (MLD), Signs, Fences, Grading and Paving, Master Plans, Temporary Dwellings, Solar Installation, Generator Installation, Water Tanks, Swimming Pools, and Spas.

Over the Counter (OTC) permits are required for a number of projects such as Electric Upgrade, Repair, or Reconnection of Service, Natural Gas/Propane Installations or Conversions, Plumbing Repairs or Alterations, Woodstoves, Fireplace Inserts, Demolition and Stucco.

Application Extension: Adopted Yavapai County Building/Zoning codes allow an extension of a building/zoning clearance permit application if there is a request for an extension submitted in writing, and justifiable cause demonstrated.  The extension, if granted, can be for a maximum of 180 days (6 months).  Application Extension Request Form

Building Permit Extensions: Building codes adopted by Yavapai County allows up to two (2) extensions on a building permit as long as there is a request for an extension.  The extensions shall be in writing prior to permit expiration and with justifiable cause demonstrated.  The extension, if granted, can be for a period of up to 180 days (6 months) each.  Building Permit Extension Request Form


Director of Development Services

David Williams


Prescott Office:
1120 Commerce Drive
Prescott, AZ 86305
Phone: (928) 771-3214
Fax: (928) 771-3242
Assistant Director Development Services

Jeremy Dye

Assistant Director

Cottonwood Office:
10 S. 6th Street
Cottonwood, AZ 86326
Phone: (928) 639-8151
 Hours of Operation: Monday-Friday, 8:00 am to 4:00 pm, closed for holidays (including the day after Thanksgiving Day). Inspections are performed Monday through Friday.
 Contacts and Unit Functions

Planning and Zoning Cases
Home of my Own
Customer Service Survey
Email Request Septic Results

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