Building & Zoning



To Upload Documents, Request Inspection, View Permit Status.

Building Permit Application Guide

**** Water meter inspection sign off is required prior to scheduling final building inspection ****                        

  • Username is the permit year and number. (example 16-123 the year and the last three numbers)
  • The password is the first 5 characters of the builder’s name and the username.
  • Inspections require a minimum of 1 business day prior notice.
  1. Residential Requirements
  2. Commercial Requirements

Residential Submittal includes:

    • Actual property address on all permit documents.  
    • One set of digital plans (pdf) Please separate site plan and stamped structural pages from the remainder of the plans (architectural plans) and upload each under the corresponding title on the permit files page of the application.
    • Geotechnical datasheet.
    • Prairie dog clearance
    • Signed energy code compliance documentation.
    • If applicable, Owner-Builder affidavit.

 Cedar City Building Department will proceed with Plan Review upon complete Submittal.



Building and zoning staff members work to build strong relations with the construction community and to improve the quality of construction by helping to ensure that home and business owners receive the quality of service they desire, by educating the public, rather than simply enforcing regulations on them.

Its mission is to provide well-supported and specially trained public servants, charged with the protection of the common good; to protect life, limb, health, property and public welfare, by regulating and controlling the design, quality of materials, location, construction, use and occupancy and maintenance of buildings and structures in Cedar City.