Electronic Document Review (EDR) Process

Why Electronic Document Review? 


  • Complete the initial submittal process in a matter of minutes
  • Tailored to most projects, including complex commercial and subdivision infrastructure projects


  • Submit plans, check review status, and schedule inspections 24 hours a day
  • Confirm/validate which documents have been submitted and reviewed
  • Accessible throughout the lifecycle of your project from beginning to end
  • Permit information, submitted documents and comments all in one location


  • Coordinated document redlines and written comments from multiple County agencies
  • Can potentially reduce review cycles and response times


  • Eliminate the need to print multiple plan sets for application submittal and review
  • Save trips by completing most actions online

Online Permit Manager - 

Go to the Online Permit Manager to submit your project.

We are excited to announce web-based training for EDR users! 

Training will be held every Tuesday at 10:00 am through GoTo Meeting. This training is web-based only and not offered in the offices of Planning and Development. Because there is a size limit on the group that can attend, pre-registration is required. If you are interested in joining, please email pdcustomerservice@mail.maricopa.gov with "EDR Customer Training" in the Subject line. We will extend the invitation to you on the Tuesday you indicate in your email.

Your email needs to be sent by the end of the Monday preceding the training.

Topics for the training may include:

  • A walk-through of the EDR initial submittal process
  • EDR document requirements and how to meet them
  • The resubmittal process
  • Accessing approved documents
  • Questions and answers

Please join us if you have any questions on any aspect of the EDR process!

Customer Materials:

User Guides for building permits

EDR Initial Submittal User Guide (PDF)

EDR Documentation Preparation Tip Sheet (PDF)

Digital Customer Checklist

Please use the checklist provided here and attached with your submittal documents.Digital Customer Checklist.docx 

Building Activity Application

This application must be filled out and attached with your submittal documents. Building Activity Application (PDF).

Customer Support Videos for EDR:

Initial Submittal (first video below)

Resubmittal and Approval (second video below)

Document Requirements - Part One (third video below)

Document Requirements - Part Two (fourth video below)