Applications & Fees


Subdivision Applications:  

Planning Fee Summary (PDF) – Summary of fees charged for services

All Other Applications:

  • Accessory Dwelling Unit Registration (Existing ADU’s) - Registration for existing accessory dwelling units. Existing accessory dwelling units must have a certificate of occupancy from the building department with an approved building permit. 
  • Accessory Dwelling Unit (New ADU) - Application for a new accessory dwelling unit that has not yet received a building permit. Any applicable building permits will be needed in addition to this application. 
  • Annexation (PDF) - Application to annex land into Highland City
  • Conditional Use Permit (PDF) - Review of a conditional use permit
  • Development Code Amendment (PDF) - A request to amend the Development Code
  • Fence (PDF)– Review of the location and design of fencing in single family subdivisions
  • Plat Amendment (PDF) - The vacation, alteration, or amendment of a subdivision plat that is not a Property Line Adjustment, or amendment to a public utility easement or the creation of additional lots or parcels
  • Property Line Adjustment (PDF) - The relocation or elimination of a common property line between two or more abutting properties
  • Retaining Wall (PDF) – Review of the location and design of a retaining wall
  • Rezoning (PDF) – A request to change the zoning on a piece of property
  • Sign (PDF)– Review of freestanding, wall, or monument signs
    • Temporary Sign (PDF) - Review of temporary Grand Opening, promotional, political, or garage sale signs
  • Site Plan (PDF) – Review of a site plan for non-residential, townhome, and multifamily developments
  • Temporary Use Permit (PDF) - Temporary use of a property for businesses
  • Variance (PDF)- To qualify for a variance, the Utah State Code requires that the applicant fulfill 5 requirements:
    1. Literal enforcement of the land use ordinance would cause an unreasonable hardship for the applicant that is not necessary to carry out the general purpose of the ordinance.
    2. There are special circumstances attached to the property that do not generally apply to other properties in the same district.
    3. Granting the variance is essential to the enjoyment of a substantial property right possessed by other property in the same zone.

    4. The variance will not substantially affect the general plan and will not be contrary to the public interest.

    5. The spirit of the zoning ordinance is observed and substantial justice is done.

Turning In The Application:

Once you complete the application you can submit the documents to Kellie Smith. For additional questions, you can call the planning department at 801-772-4506 or by email to  Kellie Smith