The Town contracts with C.A.P. Government Inc. (CAP), a private firm, to provide Building Department services. CAP employees process building permit applications Monday-Friday from 8AM to 4:30 PM in the Development Services Department, which is adjacent to Town Hall.
CAP is responsible for ensuring compliance with the Florida Building Code (FBC) for The Town Lauderdale-By-The-Sea. CAP reviews building plans and oversees inspection services to ensure the health, safety, and welfare for the citizens of Lauderdale-By-The-Sea.
Here are some useful documents to review:
Hire A Florida Licensed Professional
Leave It To The Professionals
Dangers Of Pulling an Owner/Builder Permit Without Verifying A License
Savvy Seniors Hire Licensed Professionals
Trust But Verify
Florida Department of Business & Professional Regulation Mobile App For Reporting Unlicensed Contractors
BUILDING DEPARTMENT LINKS
Click here for instructions on how to use Building Permit online.
Click here to access the Building Permit online link.
Click here for Contractor Registration information.
Click here to access e-mail Inspection request
Town Resolution Establishing Building Permit Fees
Inspection e-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org
BUILDING DEPARTMENT FORMS
Our new permit forms are fillable.
Select the permit type for the work you are doing.
The permit forms include the supplemental forms and requirements for each type of permit application.
The base permit is for Sub Contractors and Sub Permits associated with New Construction and Additions & Alterations.
Useful Forms are fillable and may be used to supplement the various permit types.
Air Conditioner Changeout
Additions and Alterations
Driveways, Walkways and Patios
Solar Panel Permit
Swimming Pools and Spas
Windows, Shutters and Garage Doors
Air Conditioner Replacement Data
Certificate of Occupancy / Completion Checklist
Change of Contractor
Change of Plans
Elevation Certificate Form
Foundation Permit Hold Harmless
Notice of Commencement
Permit Cancellation Procedures
Permit Renewal Extension Request
Permit Application Review
Restaurant Code Requirements
Uniform Roof Permit Application