Building & Permitting Division

Welcome to the Building & Permitting Division page. The Building and Permitting Division is part of the Community and Economic Development Department.

Main Areas of Responsibility

  • Oversee the building, code compliance, and Flood Plain administration functions
  • Performs the critical functions of safeguarding the health, safety and welfare of the residents by enforcing and implementing federal, state and local building laws
  • Enforces all codes
  • Ensures that all work performed is to the standards as set forth by the Florida Building Code and that all work is properly permitted
  • Responsible  for  educating  the  public  on  the  Village’s  code  regulations  and  enforcing  those regulations
The overall goal of this division is to ensure the safety, health and welfare of each resident and neighborhood in a responsible and professionally sensitive manner.


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