Salt Lake City

Public Utilities

Customer Service: (801) 483-6900 | Report Emergency: (801) 483-6700

Development Services

Welcome to Development Services

Development Services

  • Permits, Agreements, & Property Management
    • Repair Permits
    • New Construction Permits
    • Certificate of Occupancy
    • Fees associated with Permits, Agreements, & Service Applications
    • Sewer Lateral Cards (online map available here)
    • Bonds – Public Utilities Requirements and Release Instructions
    • GRAMA Requests

The Development Services office is open to walk-in customers 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. Only one customer is allowed within the office at a time.

Development Services staff is available by phone Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Wednesday from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please email for assistance outside of these hours.

The Development Service office is closed for all City observed Holidays

  • Development Services Team:
    • Utility Development
      • Bruce Leaf | Utility Development Review Specialist
      • Kira Lauffs | Utility Development Review Specialist 
      • Henley HigginsUtility Development Review Specialist
      • Vacant | Utility Development Review Specialist
    • Property, Easements and Canyon Water
      • Ali Gee | Water Rights and Property Agent
      • Nikole Bench | Water Rights and Property Assistant
        • Phone: 801-483-6735
        • Email:
          • Public Utilities-owned property and/or easements.
          • Canyon water sales, FCOZ Water/Watershed letters.
          • Jordan and Salt Lake City Canal property questions and submittals.
    • Records Management
      • Pat Denning | Records Program Specialist
      • Trinie Baker | Records Technician
      • Kat Charles | Utilities Planner and Development Review Coordinator
      • Karryn Greenleaf | Contracts, Water Rights and Property Manager

Development Review

  • Plan Review and Permits
    • Plan Review – City and County
    • Floodplain Development Permits
    • Riparian Corridor Permits