Permit Types & Required Submittals

DOCUMENTS WHEN REQUIRED / USE
A      PERMIT APPLICATION      Required for all permits
B      OWNER-BUILDER AFFIDAVIT      If property owner is acting as contractor
C      PROOF OF OWNERSHIP      For title / deed / Property Appraiser's website information
D      NOTICE OF COMMENCEMENT      If work value is over $2500 ($7500 for A/C)
E      SITE PLAN      For all new structures or area increase
F      SURVEY /SPOT ELEVATION LETTER      To verify ground elevation in SFHA
G      ENGINEERED STORMWATER PLAN      For new residences in SFHA or on waterfront (verify with Engineering Division)
H      ENGINEERED CONSTRUCTION DRAWINGS  
I      DBPR APPROVED ENGINEERED PLANS      For all DBPR modular buildings, sheds, etc.
J      TRUSS LAYOUT W/ REACTION SUMMARY  
K      PRODUCT APPROVAL FORM      To list product approval information for windows, doors, shingles, underlayment, etc.
L      ENERGY EFFICIENCY CALCULATIONS      If space was previously unconditioned 
M      HEAT LOSS AND GAIN CALCULATIONS (MANUAL J)      If space was previously unconditioned
N      AHRI PRODUCT PERFORMANCE CERTIFICATE      For A/C equipment change-outs/upgrades
O      DUCT LAYOUT      For all new ductwork systems/extensions
P      TREE PRESERVATION AFFIDAVIT      For all new structures
Q      SEPTIC SYSTEM PERMIT      For projects involving septic systems
R      UTILITIES APPLICATION      For projects connecting to County utilities
S      RIGHT OF WAY AFFIDAVIT      For projects impacting County right of way
T      FINISHED FLOOR ELEVATION AFFIDAVIT      For all new dwellings: SFR, M/H, Duplex, etc.
U      SLAB ELEVATION WAIVER REQUEST      If slab <12" above crown of ROW (must include a lot drainage plan)
V      MOBILE HOME FLOOR PLAN  
W      BLOCKING AND TIE DOWN LAYOUT  
X      MOBILE HOME INSTALLATION SPECS  
Y      ENGINEERED MODULAR FOUNDATION PLAN      For modular buildings (must be a "permanent foundation")
Z      ENGINEERED FOUNDATION CERTIFICATION LETTER      To certify adequate foundation design in SFHA
AA      ELECTRICAL RECONNECTION REQUEST      When requesting that power be reconnected to an existing structure
BB      POOL SAFETY BARRIER AFFIDAVIT  
CC      POOL FLOW CALCULATIONS      For pool plumbing, include Total Dynamic Head
DD      POOL LAYOUT DRAWING  
EE      VINYL/ACRYLIC WINDOW AFFIDAVIT  
FF      ELECTRICAL RISER DIAGRAM      Should already be included in engineered plans for homes
GG      ELECTRICAL LOAD CALCULATIONS      For new construction or adding electrical load to existing service
HH      FLOOR PLAN (TRADES) LAYOUT  
II      PLUMBING DWV/GAS ISOMETRIC DIAGRAM      For new DWV systems or new gas systems (provide BTU needs of each gas appliance)
JJ      JURISDICTIONAL WETLANDS DELINEATION      To verify setbacks from wetlands
KK      MEAN HIGHWATER DELINEATION      To verify setbacks from mean high water
LL      MINING NOTICE FORM      For projects within a half mile of active mining operations
MM      MANUFACTURER'S EQUIPMENT SPECIFICATIONS      For fireplaces, generators, ATS, manual lockouts, elevators/lifts, AG pools, etc.
NN      LIFE SAFETY PLAN      For new commercial buildings, renovations, remodels, etc.
OO      FIRE FLOW CALCULATIONS      For new commercial buildings and additions
PP      GEOTECHNICAL REPORT      For all ground/foundation remediation, structures on questionable soils, etc.
QQ      RF NON-INTERFERENCE LETTER      For new RF transmission antennas and/or towers
     (Engineering Division certifies non-interference)
RR      UNITY OF TITLE      For use when building is on more than one parcel
SS      ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT STUDY      Required when site development will impact protected lands, flora, or fauna
TT      SKETCH/CONFIGURATION LAYOUT OF STRUCTURE      To clarify structure configuration/layout, structure features/amenities/trades

PERMIT TYPES DOCUMENTS REQUIRED
     A/C Change-Out      A-D-N
     Above Ground Pool      A -E BB DD RR
     Add Electrical to Existing Structure      A-D-GG-TT
     Aircraft Hanger      A-H J-R FF GG HH II NN OO PP SS
     Aluminum Carport / Canopy      A -E H P 
     Aluminum Living area      A -E H K L -P GG HH II 
     Aluminum Porch Roof      A -E H P 
     Aluminum Roof over Mobile Home      A-D H K 
     Aluminum Screen Room      A -E H P 
     Animal Hospital / Shelter      A-H J-R FF GG HH II NN OO PP SS
     Apartment      A-H J-R FF GG HH II NN OO PP SS
     Assembly Structure      A-H J-R FF GG HH II NN OO PP SS
     Assisted Living Facility / Nursing Home      A-H J-R FF GG HH II NN OO PP SS
     Attached Aluminum Utility Room      A-E H K FF GG HH II 
     Auto Service Station / Car Wash      A-H J-R FF GG HH II NN OO PP SS
     Bank      A-H J-R FF GG HH II NN OO PP SS
     Boat House      A-E H J K FF GG HH 
     Boat Lift      A-E H FF GG 
     Boat Ramp      A-E H
     Cabana      A -F H J K P HH KK RR SS HH GG FF L-O
     Canopy      A-E H J K FF GG HH OO PP
     Carport / Steel / Site Built      A -E H K P KK PP RR SS 
     Child Care Facility      A-H J-R FF GG HH II NN OO PP SS
     Church      A-H J-R FF GG HH II NN OO PP SS
     Concrete Slab      A-E (Add construction details)
     Correctional Facility       A-H J-R FF GG HH II NN OO PP SS
     Demolition      A-E
     Detached Accessory Structure / Garage / Workshop      A -E H K P KK PP RR SS J K FF GG HH
     Dock      A-E H J K GG HH 
     Ductwork Repair / Replacement      A-D
     Duplex      A -M O-R T U FF GG HH II JJ KK LL MM PP RR SS 
     Electrical Service Upgrade / Panel Change-Out      A-D
     Elevate Existing Structure      A-D-H
     Fire Alarm System      A-C-D-H
     Fire Lines / Hydrants / Standpipe Systems      A-C-D-H
     Fire Sprinkler System / Pumps      A-C-D-H
     Flagpole / Site Lighting Poles      A-E-H
     Foundation Repair / Underpinning / Grouting      A-D H
     Generator Installation      A-E-MM-D
     Glass Room / Sun Room      A -E H P L O Q
     Ground Sign      A-E H FF GG PP TT
     Hood Suppression System      A-C-D-H
     Hospital      A-H J-R FF GG HH II NN OO PP SS
     Hotel / Motel      A-H J-R FF GG HH II NN OO PP SS
     In-Ground Pool      A -E BB DD RR CC
     Irrigation System      A-D
     Lift Station / Electrical      A-D-H
     Manufacturing Facility      A-H J-R FF GG HH II NN OO PP SS
     Minor Electrical Repair      A-D
     Mobile Home      A C-G P Q R V W X FF JJ KK LL PP RR SS 
     Modular Home      A -M O-R T U FF GG HH II JJ KK LL MM PP RR SS 
     New A/C System with Ductwork      A-B-D-O-L-M-N
     New Foundation for Future Use      A-E-H
     New LP Tank / Gas Lines / Drops      A-D-E-II
     New Mini-Split / Ductless A/C System      A-B-D-O-L-M
     New Natural Gas Service / Lines / Drops      A-D-E-II
     New Petroleum Tanks / Piping / Pumps      A-E-II
     New Sewer Line      A-D-R
     New Spray Booth / Suppression System      A-C-D-H
     New Vinyl Room      A -E H P EE 
     New Water Line      A-D-R  
     Office Building      A-H J-R FF GG HH II NN OO PP SS
     Parking Lot / Repaving / Restriping      A-E
     Pergola / Gazebo      A -F H J K P HH KK RR SS 
     Photo Voltaic System      A-D-H
     Pilings      A-E H
     Playground Equipment (Non-Residential)      A-E H TT
     Pole Barn      A -E H K P KK PP RR SS J K
     Police Station      A-H J-R FF GG HH II NN OO PP SS
     Pool / Spa Enclosure      A -E H P 
     Porch Roof      A -E H K P KK PP RR SS J K
     Professional Service       A-H J-R FF GG HH II NN OO PP SS
     Property Entry Gates / Columns      A-E-H
     Ramp / Stairs      A-E (H if over 30" above grade) TT (Detailed construction plans if not engineered)
     Reconnect Power to Existing Structure      AA
     Refrigeration Unit / Coolers / Freezers / Chillers      A-C-D-E-H  ( E only if the units are exterior)
     Relocate Existing Structure      A-E-H
     Renovation / Remodel      A-D-TT
     Repair Existing Structure      A-D
     Reroof      A -D K 
     Restaurant      A-H J-R FF GG HH II NN OO PP SS
     Retail Store / Shopping Center      A-H J-R FF GG HH II NN OO PP SS
     Retaining Wall      A-E (H if over 30" above grade) TT (Detailed construction plans if not engineered)
     RF Tower / Antenna Co-Locate      A-E H FF GG PP QQ TT
     School      A-H J-R FF GG HH II NN OO PP SS
     Seawall / Riprap      A-E H 
     Shutters / Panels      A - D K -TT
     Siding / Soffit / Fascia      A - D K 
     Single Family Dwelling      A -M O-R T U FF GG HH II JJ KK LL MM PP RR SS 
     Solar Pool Heater / Water Heater      A-D-H
     Spa / Hot Tub      A -E BB DD RR CC
     Storage Building      A -E H K P KK PP RR SS J K FF GG HH
     Storage Facility / Mini Storage      A-H J-R FF GG HH II NN OO PP SS
     Temporary Structure / Special Event      A-E-H
     Triplex      A -M O-R T U FF GG HH II JJ KK LL MM PP RR SS 
     UPS / Battery Backup System      A-GG
     Wall Sign      A-D H FF GG TT
     Wall / Enclosure      A    -E H K FF GG HH II 
     Window / Door Change-Out      A-D K TT
     Wood Deck      A-E (H if over 30" above grade) TT (Detailed construction plans if not engineered)