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Certain specific items need to be included at the time of submitting for a Building Permit in order to be considered a complete Building Permit Submittal Package. All incomplete packages will not be accepted and put in for review. Please review your package before bringing it to the Building Department for completeness as this will help speed up the process.

Single Family Residence

  • Completed Building Application
  • Completed H.A.R.C. Application (if applicable)
  • Property Deed
  • Site Plan with Survey
  • 3 Sets of Sealed Construction Plans
  • Fl. Keys Aqueduct Authority Approval
  • City Electric System Approval
  • Coastal Construction Code Compliance Letter
  • V Zone Certification (if located in FEMA V Zone)
  • Energy Code Calculations ( 3 Sets )
  • Tree Permit (if trees are to be removed for construction)
  • Owner/Builder Affidavit (if being built by homeowner)

Residential Additions

  • Completed Building Application
  • Completed H.A.R.C. Application (if applicable)
  • Property Deed
  • Site Plan with Survey
  • 3 Sets of Construction Plans (plans must be sealed if
  • addition is second story or greater than 150 square ft.)
  • Coastal Construction Code Compliance Letter ( if addition
  • is second story or greater than 150 square ft.)
  • V Zone Certification (if located in FEMA V Zone)
  • Tree Permit (if trees are to be removed for construction)
  • Owner/Builder Affidavit (if being built by homeowner)

Residential Interior Alterations

  • Completed Building Application
  • Property Deed
  • 3 Sets of Construction Plans (plans must be sealed if alteration is structural)
  • Owner/Builder Affidavit (if being built by homeowner)

Commercial or Multi-Family Additions

  • Additions to Commercial or Multi-family Buildings need to submit the same items as New Commercial or Multi-family Construction.

Commercial or Multi-Family Interior Alterations

  • Completed Building Application ( incl. all trades required)
  • 4 Sets of Construction Plans ( must be sealed by Architect/Engineer if structural changes are being made or non-structural with a value greater than $25,000.00)

New Commercial or Multi-Family Construction

  • Completed Building Application (incl. all trades required)
  • Completed H.A.R.C. Application (if applicable)
  • Property Deed
  • Site Plan with Survey (incl. landscape and drainage plans)
  • 4 Sets of Sealed Construction Plans
  • Fl. Keys Aqueduct Authority Approval
  • City Electric System Approval
  • Coastal Construction Compliance Letter
  • V Zone Certification (if located in FEMA V Zone)
  • Energy Code Calculations (required only for Multi-Family-3 Sets)
  • Tree Permit (if trees are to be removed for construction)
  • Variance Approvals (if any are required for construction)
  • SFWMD Approval (if site is 10 acres or larger)
  • State or Federal Permits (if any are required)
  • Owner/Builder Affidavit

**Site Plan Approval Required if commercial project is greater than 500 square ft., or if Multi-Family project is greater than 3 units**

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