The Development Services Department

The Planning and Zoning Department is located in the City’s Municipal Building 150 N Pine St, Globe Arizona

Chris Collopy, Director of Planning & Zoning

Director of Development Services/Building Inspector
Chris Collopy
(928) 425-7146 Ext. 22
Cell: (928) 812-2194

The mission of the Development Services Department is to aid in planning and technical services to guide the orderly development of a healthy, balanced and livable community. This department issues construction permits and enforces codes and ordinances in the interest of ensuring safe and attractive neighborhoods as well as a healthy environment. For further information on building ordinances please see Chapter 14 of the City Code.

  • International Building Code 2003
  • International Residential Code 2003
  • International Plumbing Code 2003
  • International Mechanical Code 2003
  • National Electric Code 2002

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Who Needs a Building Permit in the City of Globe?

If you are planning on doing any of the listed things on your home or business you will need a building permit.

  1. Any addition to your home. (Including decks, porch, carports, and garages)
  2. Sheds larger than 200 sq. ft. (Not attached to house)
  3. Any electrical work
  4. Any plumbing work
  5. Any heating and/or cooling work
  6. Retaining walls
  7. Fences

Other permits may be necessary that are not listed, but these are the most common infractions of homeowners needing building permits.

If you have started a project and now think you should have taken out a building permit, or you are considering a construction project at your home, you may call the City of Globe Planning and Zoning office at (928) 425-7146 ext. 22 with any questions.

Failure to obtain the necessary permits could result in fines and or the removal of the unauthorized building project.