Show/Hide

Self-Certification

Print
Press Enter to show all options, press Tab go to next option

The Self-Certification Program eliminates plan review by allowing a registered professional to take responsibility for and certify a project's compliance with building code, standards and ordinances. Self-Certified permits will be issued within 5 days of application.

The Building Official shall determine if a project will be eligible for this program. The following projects can be considered:

  • Single Family detached buildings and accessory structures that comply with the limitations of the Mesa Residential Code (IRC).
  • Tenant Improvements, Tenant Completions, remodeling or renovations for Group B (Business); Group M (Mercantile); Group S (Storage) except aircraft hangers; and Group F (Factory/Industrial) occupancies.
  • Certain smaller scaled projects may be eligible for this program if approved by the Building Official.

Professional Requirements

  • Architect or structural engineer registered in Arizona.
  • Successful completion of Phoenix self-certification training.

Forms

2017 NEC Checklist (update coming soon)
2018 Fire Sprinkler Checklist (update coming soon)
2018 IBC Checklist (update coming soon)
2018 IBC-ANSI Checklist (update coming soon)
2018 IMC Checklist
2018 IPC Checklist (update coming soon)
2018 IFGC Checklist Audit and Appeals Procedure
2018 IRC Checklist
Professional of Record
Building Plan Submittal Checklist Intake Process
Field Changes and Revision Procedures Owner/Tenant Certification
Owner Consent/Corrective Action Agreement Self-Certification Eligible Projects
Sample Hold Harmless Letter
Self-Certification Flow Chart

Structural Peer Review Certificate


Useful Links

Free viewers are required for some of the attached documents.
They can be downloaded by clicking on the icons below.

Acrobat Reader Flash Player Windows Media Player Microsoft Silverlight Word Viewer Excel Viewer PowerPoint Viewer