Tent and Canopy Permits

Tents and temporary structures having an area in excess of 400 square feet and canopies in excess of 900 square feet must meet the requirements of Chapter 24 of the 2006 International Fire Code and require approval from the Fire Prevention Office. If you wish to erect a tent or canopy, complete the Tent/Canopy Permit form and submit it along with a clean, accurate, detailed site plan (plans which are not legible will be rejected) at least 10 working days before the tent/canopy is to be erected. Please fax the form to 480-858-7243, email it to fireinspectors@tempe.gov or drop it off at Fire Admin. located at 1400 E. Apache Boulevard, Tempe, Mon- Fri. 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Permit fees are: $350 for first tent/canopy; $250 for each additional tent/canopy.

Adobe Reader is required for some of the attached documents and forms. It can be downloaded at: http://get.adobe.com/reader/