What information is required on a permit application?

The following general information is required for all permit applications:

  • The property owner's Name, telephone number, and email address if available
  • The project address
  • The company name of the contractor
  • Contractor / Applicant Name with State of Florida license number
  • Contractor / Applicants address
  • Contractor’s telephone, fax numbers, and email address if available
  • Description of work to be done
  • Contractor License holder’s notarized signature or a job specific power of attorney if the person actually making the application will be signing any documents on the contractor’s behalf.

More specific types of information are required for the different permit types. Please consult the Forms section for more information.

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1. How do I schedule inspections?
2. What are permits?
3. What are the types of permits?
4. Who can apply for a permit?
5. What items do I need onsite when I call for an inspection?
6. What must be provided with a permit application?
7. Are after hours and weekend inspections available?
8. Can I do the work myself or do I have to hire a contractor?
9. What are the costs associated with a permit?
10. What is a “Notice of Commencement”?
11. When is a Notice of Commencement required?
12. When will the inspection be done?
13. When are inspections required?
14. Do applications and permits expire?
15. What is the Florida building code?
16. When is a permit required?
17. How long does it take to get a permit?
18. What information is required on a permit application?
19. Where is the permit application made?