Building Safety


Effective Monday, May 3, 2021, Development Services will be open to the public for in-person assistance with permitting, business licensing, and zoning information.  Customers are encouraged to continue using our convenient virtual service options.  All Permit submittals will continue to only be accepted electronically.  View the submission instructions here.  




Please note that a maximum of five (5) persons will be permitted in our lobby at any time visitors must comply with CDC guidelines for social distancing and facial coverings.  Masks shall be worn at all times to enter City Hall for the safety of our customers and staff. 






Building Permit Services Walk-In Hours


Monday - Friday 


8:00 am – 12: 00 pm 




Inspector Office Hours


8:00 am – 8:30 am


Click here for Online Services, where you can check plan review status or inspection results


Vacant property registrations

- click here

Building Safety is a division of the Development Services Department. The building safety division houses information regarding the building code, building permits, certificates of completion, certificates of occupancy and inspections. The division:

  • Conducts business site inspections
  • Conducts inspections
  • Issues certificates of occupancy and completion
  • Issues permits
  • Reviews plans for all new structures
  • Reviews proposed improvements to existing structures per Florida Building Code F.B.C. 2020 edition

Building Permit and Inspection Utilization Report FY 2018-19

For More Information

For more information, call the building safety division at (305) 224-4500.