Small business owners renovating existing buildings for new uses can now apply for adaptive reuse project fee reductions from the city of Phoenix for construction plan review and permit assistance.

Up to $4,500 in fee incentives are available to projects that meet eligibility requirements, including: An independent structure permitted prior to the year 2000; a change of occupancy or significant alteration to the character of the building; a change that incorporates the entire building; and a building that is 25,000 square feet or less in size.

To apply for the incentive, contact the Planning & Development Department’s Office of Customer Advocacy at 602-534-7344 or visit


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