Building 


The Building Department ensures development proposals comply with building codes and ordinances, regulations and standards set forth by the Florida Building Code and other regulatory agencies. The department reviews building plans and oversees the City permit issuance process, performing prompt and thorough inspections at the various stages of constructions.
  • For questions relating to Building Codes, Electric Codes, Mechanical Codes, Plumbing Codes, or ADA Codes call (904) 310-3135 or email our Interim Building Official Terrence Cotter tcotter@fbfl.org.  
  • Click Here to View Our Building Fee Schedule
  •  We are now using our online permitting software. We are accepting online applications for Trade Permits ONLY at this time. To use our online system you must register with an email address that we currently have on file. If you do not have an email address on file or would like to use a different email, please call the Building Department to update our system. Follow the link below to register with our Citizen Self Service Portal:
  • Citizen Self Service Portal - Online Permitting
  • To report after-hours unpermitted construction-related activities, please call (904) 310-3135 select the Building Department, and leave a message.
  • Quick Guide - Floodplain Management in Florida 2017

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