A building permit is required for most building projects. Discuss your plans with City staff or email us before beginning any work.
Welcome to the Building Division
Monday – Friday: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
No applications accepted after 4:30 pm
Building Department Services are provided by:
8875 Hidden River Parkway, #300
Tampa, FL 33637
To Request an Inspection, please choose one of the following options:
Inspection Line (24-hours): (855) 445-7630
e-Fax: (813) 315-6755
Please be sure to provide the address, permit number, type of inspection and the date you are requesting the inspection for. Inspections are performed Monday through Friday and requests must be made by 4 pm for next business day inspections.
* Remember, the inspection line is for Building Department inspection requests only. If you would like to speak to an inspector, please call (386) 775-5423 and the Building Department staff will direct your call.
EFFECTIVE OCTOBER 1, 2010
ALL permits will be charged a surcharge of 3% on the total of ALL permit fees. ($4.00 Minimum). These changes are per the State of Florida Permit Surcharge Program.
Report Construction Site Problems
Attention Contractors – CALL BEFORE YOU DIG – it’s the law.”
Call 811 before digging.
The City has a representative on duty after hours, on weekends and on holidays to respond to complaints involving construction sites. Residents are encouraged to contact the representative whenever there is a complaint involving construction sites at 386-775-9999.
During regular business hours, complaints involving construction site problems should be directed to 386-775-5423.
Code of Ordinances