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Residential Permit Application Checklists

Do you need to know the permitting requirements for your residential project?  Click on the image below to bring up a full screen version; then simply click on your project to bring up a comprehensive checklist of requirements. 

Please submit a copy of your project's checklist with your permit application packet.

Residential Permit Checklist Map

Scheduling Inspections

You may schedule your inspections online! Click here to schedule your inspection(s). 

You may also schedule inspections (for permits applied for after May 15, 2017) via telephone (IVR) by calling 954-345-2132. Please have your permit number and inspection number available (found on your invoice).

  • To schedule, an inspection press 1
  • To cancel or reschedule, press 2
  • To obtain inspection results,press 3
  • To speak to staff, press 0

In accordance with Section 5-2 of the City Code of Ordinance, a Building Permit Submittal Fee (Deposit) will be required at the time of application.  Read More...

The Building Department provides customer friendly plan review, issuance of building permits, performance of field inspections, and issuance of certificates of occupancy to ensure conformance of construction in the City with governing building codes. Through these services, the City maintains high standards of building integrity and preserves neighborhood aesthetics, as well as property values.

Building Forms

Approved Roof Colors

2020 DER Guidelines