NOTICE: Gilbert is rolling out new residential trash, recycling and bulk trash pickup schedules for all residents on Monday, January 4, 2016. Trash and recycling containers will be picked up on the same day and bulk trash pickup will continue to be offered one week per zone each month. VIEW your new pickup schedule.

Permits & Applications


  1. Gilbert offers extended customer service hours for most Town services, of 7 a.m. – 6 p.m. Monday – Thursday. Engineering, Building, and Fire inspections as well as emergency services, refuse collection, recreation centers, and Gilbert Municipal Court will continue with their existing hours of operation.
  2. For other than single-family residential projects, plans may be required to be prepared by an Arizona Registrant. If this work is done in a commercial building, an Arizona licensed contractor must do it.
  3. You will need a building permit for a storage shed over 200 sq ft. This shed must not be for human occupancy, and all zoning setback requirements must be met.
  4. Fences over three feet in height will require a permit.

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If you have questions on any of the information contained on this page, please contact a Development Services Representative at (480) 503-6700, or email us at

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