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Notice to Gas, Liquid Petroleum, and Liquid Storage Tank Contractors
Notice to Electrical, General, Mechanical and Plumbing Contractors

If you have any questions regarding general permitting, email the Building Clerk or contact her at 561-732-2635.  

When submitting for a building permit, please include the following:

  • One (1) signed and notarized Building Permit Application (including SFHA supplement application),
  • Two (2) copies of back-up material (plans, survey, product approvals, etc.),
  • Signed Construction Site Management Handbook, 
  • Two (2) copies of the recorded and certified Notice of Commencement (if applicable),
  • 2 copies of Condo/Association Approval, 
  • 2 copies of the Contract/Proposal,
  • State Certified License from the Dept. of Business and Professional Regulation and/or Palm Beach County Business Tax Receipt;
  • Palm Beach County Competency Card,
  • General Liability Insurance,
  • Worker's Compensation (or exemption), and 
  • Payment (cash or check only). 

Three (3) copies may be required if project impacts drainage. Other forms, plans, or approvals may be required depending on the type of project. The application needs to be submitted in its entirety to be considered a complete application. For more information, please review the General Permitting Information Guide or contact the Building Clerk at 561-732-2635. For the Florida Building Code, please click here.

The Building Permit Forms may be printed, filled out, and delivered to Town Hall (hit refresh after opening document to view most up-to-date form). If forms are not linked, please call Town Hall at 561-732-2635 to request the form to be emailed to you. Old and outdated forms will not be accepted. 

ACCA Manual Form
Affidavit to Appoint Agent (not for contractor use)
Appeal Decision of Administrative Official Application (call the Building Dept. to request form)
Appeal Decision of Planning & Zoning Commission Application (call the Building Dept. to request form)
Building Permit Application
Building Permit Application Supplement-Special Flood Hazard Area 
Building Permit Application Supplement-Special Flood Hazard Area (exempt from FBC)
Sub Permit Application (cost and plans included with main permit package)

Building Permit Checklist (for new structures and additions)
Change of Contractor Form
Change of Permit Status Form
Certificate of Occupancy/Completion Checklist 
Construction Site Management Handbook
Demolition Permit Checklist & Forms
Development Application (for all development not subject to Florida Buildng Code)
Driveway Checklist/Swale Agreement Form 
Dune Planting Application
Dune Trimming Application
Early Power Release Form
Elevation Certificate Booklet
Elevation Certificate Guidance
Energy Performance Level (EPL) Display Card
Envelope Leakage Test Report
Fence Permit Checklist
Fill Permit/Lot Clearing Application
FPL's Caring for Trees Handout
Hurricane Mitigation Form
Land Alteration Permit Checklist
Land Development Action Application 
Land Development Code Variance Application (call the Building Dept. to request form)

Land Development Code Administrative Variance Application (call the Building Dept. to request form)
Mandatory Duct Inspection Certification Form 
Nonconversion Agreement
Notice of Commencement Form
Owner-Builder Affidavit Disclosure Statement Form
Permit Revision/Resubmittal Form
Rental Registration Application
Right-of-Way Parking Permit Application
Roofing Forms 
Septic Permit Checklist 
Sign Permit  Checklist (other than construction or real estate signs)
Special Inspector Agreement
SI/SD Detailed Construction Cost Breakdown Itemization Package
Temporary Structure Request Form
Tree Permit Application and Checklist
Utility Easement Consent & Hold Harmless Consent Forms

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