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Building Department Forms

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,
  • 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),
  • Condo/Association Approval, 
  • 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. For more information, please review the General Permitting Information Guide or contact the Building Clerk at 561-732-2635.

The following Building Permit Forms may be printed, filled out, and delivered to Town Hall (hit refresh after opening document):

ACCA Manual Form
Affidavit to Appoint Agent
Appeal Decision of Administrative Official Application
Appeal Decision of Planning & Zoning Commission Application
Building Permit Application
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
Driveway Checklist/Swale Agreement Form (call the Building Dept. to request form)
Dune Trimming Application
Early Power Release Form
Elevation Certificate Booklet
Elevation Certificate Guidance
Energy Performance Level (EPL) Display Card (call the Building Dept. to request form)
Fence Permit Checklist
Fill Permit/Lot Clearing Application
Hurricane Mitigation Form
Land Development Action Form
Land Development Code Administrative Variance Application
Mandatory Duct Inspection Certification Form (call the Building Dept. to request form)
No-Fee Sub Permit Application
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 
Special Inspector Agreement
Tree Removal Checklist
Tree Removal Permit Application
Utility Easement Consent Form
Window & Door Installation Affidavit

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