Residential Applications

305 SW A Street
Bentonville, AR 72712
8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Monday through Friday
Phone: (479) 271-3125
Fax: (479) 271-5906
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POLICY CHANGE: Incomplete submittals will no longer be accepted. To insure the most efficient turnaround

all required documents must be submitted.


   Submittal Requirements:


Single Family Dwelling/Duplex Permit Application

   1 or 2 units



*Fence Permit Application


*Retaining Wall Permit Application


  • Completed/signed Application form.

  • Site Plan (must include lot dimensions, easements, retaining walls, setbacks, alley improvements and public sidewalks. No smaller than 8.5x11(Example).

  • Construction Plans- (includes floor plan(s) and elevations)




Multi-family Dwelling Permit Application

    3+ units

  • Completed/signed Application form.

  • One complete set of stamped building drawings. (Must include applicable codes, occupant load, area modifications used, travel distances)

  • A CD of the construction plans in PDF and DWG (AutoCad) format. Files may also be sent digitally with Drop Box or another similar application to

  • A CD of the approved large scale development plan in DWG (AutoCad) format.

  • Signed "Development Letter". (Sent to the owner after Planning Commission approval)

  • Arkansas State Health approval for inside plumbing.


Miscellaneous Permit Application

Residential remodels, pools, additions, demolitions, accessory buildings, storm shelters, decks, etc.

  • Compelted/signed Application form.

  • Site plan (must show lot, existing structures, setbacks for additions, pools, covered decks, and accessory buildings). (Example)