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Building Inspection Division

Contact Information 

City Hall, First Floor
11 North Third Street
Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250

(904) 247-6235                  
Fax (904) 247-6107
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Permitting Documents and Forms

Electronic Permitting Services

Schedule Building or Fire Permit Inspection

Hours** 
8:00am - 5:00pm 
Monday - Friday                                            **Lobby limited to the general public from 8:00am - 4:30pm

Overview

The Building Inspection Division's primary responsibility is to inspect all buildings, structures, and facilities within City limits to protect the public health, safety, and general welfare by ensuring compliance with state and local building code regulations.  Some of the activites related to enforcing the Florida Building Code include:

For additional information, call (904) 247-6235

Permitting Documents and Forms

Online Building Permit Inspection Request

Building and Inspection Utilization Report

Electronic Permitting Services 

Effective August 31, 2020, in accordance with Florida Statutes, certain permit applications may be submitted electronically.  We are working to streamline this process and decrease the number of visits an applicant needs to make to obtain required permits.  

Pursuant to Ord No. 2006-7929, Construction Hours are 8:00am-6:00pm, Monday through Saturday.  It is unlawful to erect (including excavate), demolish, alter and/or repair any building at any time on Sundays or the following observed holidays: New Years Day, Memorial Day, Indepedendence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.

FAQ's

Notice to Contractors

The effective date for the 7th Edition (2020) Florida Building Codes and the 2017 National Electrical Code is December 31, 2020. All applications submitted on, or after, December 31, 2020 shall be designed in accordance with the 7th Edition (2020) Florida Building Code for Building, Residential, Existing Building, Energy Conservation, Fuel Gas, Mechanical, Plumbing, and/or the 2017 National Electrical Code. These Codes and prior editions may may be accessed online.

https://www.nfpa.org/Codes-and-Standards