This permit is required for all landscape permits. For the complete version of the Landscaping Tree Protection code, see IMC 18.606 for Landscaping and IMC 18.12 for Tree Preservation.

Process Overview

Visit our Process Overview page to learn about the general application process flow.

Submittal Requirements

  • Review the Landscape Requirements packet for a full list of required documents and materials and procedures.
  • Soil Analysis and Proposed Use of Existing Soil: A laboratory analysis of topsoil conditions with an evaluation of the practical use of the soil and/or proposed retention for use in the final landscape design shall be prepared and submitted with the tree and vegetation evaluation and landscape plan.
  • Review the PDF File Format Requirements for instructions on how to prepare your PDF files

Required Forms

The documents listed below are the minimum necessary to proceed with the application process.

Standard Details

Apply Online

You must apply for this permit online through We will not accept paper applications or plans.


Fees listed below are general fees that are applied to the most common projects. Additional fees including outside, third party, and hourly review may apply. 

*This information is a general guide and should not be used as a substitute for current codes and regulations.

Review Times

The Average Review Times report is updated periodically. Scope and project complexity may affect review times.