Building, Planning and Inspection

Jeff Monroe, Chief City Building Official
Phone: 801-395-8288

The Chief Building Official is responsible for developing plans and providing inspections for maintaining the Quality of Life, Health and Safety for the citizens of Washington Terrace. The Chief Building Official reviews all building plans and ensures compliance through inspections.  The Chief Building Official coordinates with the Planning Commission to ensure that proper zoning and City ordinances are followed for new construction, conditional uses, and land use.  The Chief Building Official also serves as the Code Enforcement Officer who enforces City ordinances.


Please call 801-395-8288 or 801-393-8681 between 9am and 4pm, to set up an inspection and allow 24 hour advance notice.

Building Permit

  • Applications are available on line or from the City offices located at 5249 South 400 East.
  • Homeowner builders affidavit are also available for do it yourself projects.
  • Zoning Compliance Permit form

Revised Zone Map 2013

  • A Zoning Map identifies the different type of residential areas located within the city as well as the two type of Commercial areas within the City of Washington Terrace. 


  • to review a particular type ordinance can be accessed here; fencing, sign, shed, nuisance regulations, window egress requirements and lighting table.
  • Or on the front page of this web site tab "City Code"

Zoning & Development

  • Set backs and lot requirements for Residential zoning. 
  • Subdivision approval criteria 

Planning Commission

  • Identifies the Planning Commission Board.
  • Meeting times and place.
  • Planning Commission / Board Application 

Zoning Map

  • Zoning Map identifies and shows the different areas in the city and what the particular zoning is for those areas.

  • Sensitive Land map, identifies the areas in the city that will need to meet special criteria for development within those area.

City Hall

5249 South 400 East
Washington Terrace, UT 84405
Phone: 801-393-8681

City Hall Business Hours

Open Monday Thru Friday
8:00am - 5:00pm
Closed Holidays