Building Permit & Inspection Utilization Report

Pursuant to the Florida Statutes, the governing body of a local government may provide a schedule of reasonable fees. The fees collected shall be used solely for carrying out the City's responsibilities in enforcing the Florida Building Code. Pursuant to Florida Statute 553.80(7), by December 31st of each calendar year, the governing body of a local government that provides a schedule of fees shall post a permit and inspection utilization report on its website.

The information provided below will be derived from relevant information available from the most recently completed financial audit.

Direct & Indirect Costs Incurred by the City to Enforce the Florida Building Code

  • Personnel service costs, including salary and related employees benefit costs: Data Pending Verification
  • Operating expenditures and expenses: Data Pending Verification

Permit & Inspection Utilization Information (Fiscal Year 2019 to 2020)

  • Number of building permit applications received: 3,774
  • Number of building permits issued or approved: 3,735
  • Number of building inspections and re-inspections requested: 6,564
  • Number of building inspections and re-inspections conducted: 6,103
  • Number of building inspections conducted by a private provider: 521 (Approximately 8% of total inspections conducted)
  • Number of audits conducted by the local government of private provider building inspections: 4
  • Number of personnel dedicated by the local government to enforce the Florida Building Code, issue building permits, and conduct inspections: 5

Other Permissible Enforcement Activities (Fiscal Year 2019 to 2020)

  • Total Number of Stop Work Orders Issued: Data Not Maintained
  • Total Number of Other Code Violation Cases Opened: Data Not Maintained
  • Total Number of Unsafe Structure Cases Opened: 0

Revenue Information

  • Revenue derived from fees pursuant to paragraph (a): Data Pending Verification
  • Revenue derived from fines pursuant to paragraph (a): Data Pending Verification
  • When applicable, investment earnings from the investment of revenue derived from fees and fines pursuant to paragraph (a): Data Pending Verification
  • Balances carried forward by the local government pursuant to paragraph (a): Data Pending Verification
  • Balances refunded by the local government pursuant to paragraph (a): Data Pending Verification
  • Revenue derived from other sources, including local government general revenue: Data Pending Verification