Attention Contractors: Please use eTRAKiT to apply for permits, especially those that require submission of plans, as the eTRAKiT permit application launches the project and sends your invitation to upload plans into ePlan. For assistance, please contact email@example.com or call the Building Inspection Division at 863.834.6012. Section 105.1 Any owner or owner’s authorized agent who intends to construct, enlarge, alter, repair, move, demolish or change the occupancy of a building or structure, or to erect, install, enlarge, alter, repair, remove, convert or replace any impact-resistant coverings, electrical, gas, mechanical or plumbing system, the installation of which is regulated by this code, or to cause any such work to be performed, shall first make application to the building official and obtain the required permit.
Contractor & Home Owner Permitting:
Download the Residential Plan Requirements form, which includes a list of all required information necessary for permitting for new homes and additions to existing homes.
All accessory buildings such as detached carports, garages, workshops & storage sheds require a building permit.
All swimming pools (in-ground or above-ground), non-portable spas & hot tubs require a permit. These structures have zoning requirements allowing them to be built or placed in side or rear yards only, and are required to meet a certain distance (setback) from the side or rear property line. Click Here For Setback Information.
Pools also have certain barrier protection requirements to help prevent drowning. Certain P.U.D. zoned areas could have a special setback requirement.
Exterior renovations, sheds, additions, demolitions, and new construction in historic districts require approval of the Historic Preservation Board prior to submission of a building permit application.
Although a permit for the following may not be required, if you have a HOA/COA you should check with them for their rules. This list is not all-inclusive. Only certain examples are listed. Please call us at 863.834.6012 for additional information if necessary.
This list is not all-inclusive. Only certain examples are listed. Please call us at 863.834.6012 for additional information, if necessary.
Work that requires an inspection to verify compliance with applicable technical code requires a construction permit.
Call us and we can verify if the contractor is licensed and registered to do the type of work under his contract and if permits are required.
Permits are required for most of the following work:
Call 863.834.6012 and ask for a Plans Examiner for more information.