Contractor Permit Types
Sign- monument/stand alone
We have tried our best to provide all the information necessary on this page to help you understand the process for permitting your project from beginning to the end.
A complete permit package is required for submittal.
Multiple monument / freestanding signs may be applied for on one permit. (to include menu board/directional)
A licensed electrical contractor must be identified if the applicant does not hold a license to perform electrical work.
Contractors must be registered with the building division prior to application. You can check here to verify a contractor is regisgtered in our database - https://www.palmcoastgov.com/search/contractors
All communication is done through automated email notifications - please be sure to verify we have your correct email address on file.
The processing time for the permit is usually 5-10 days.
During the review process, if any additional information is required, you will receive an email with the details. Revisions can be submitted in the same manner you applied for the permit (manually or online)
When the permit is made ready, payment can be made online through our website. Once the permit has been issued, the job card, receipt and permit will be emailed to you. If you have submitted online, the approved documents can be downloaded from our website.
You may schedule inspections by calling 386-986-4747 or through this website.https://www.palmcoastgov.com/eplanreview
All approved documents are required to be available for the inspector when he arrives. The inspector will sign your job card if the inspections passes.
Disapprovals will be left at the job and emailed through the automatic notification system.
You can follow the progress of your project from start to finish on our website - https://www.palmcoastgov.com/eplanreview
Re-inspections are charged at $40.00 and fees do not have to be paid during the construction.
Revisions are charged at $40.00.
- The permit will remain active for six months from the date of issuance, and then six months from each passing inspection, if the permit expires without the required inspections, a new permit will be required. All inspections identified on the inspection job card is required.
To get an estimated cost for your project, please use our online fee calculator - https://www.palmcoastgov.com/government/building/fee-calculator
What is required to apply for a permit?
Permit Application signed by licensed contractor
Sealed drawings (Should be specific to the submittal - do not include multiple signs in one set of plans)
Must include electrical drawings if sign is to be lighted
Include all dimensions
Include sign areas in square footage
Include the lot frontage
Include the location of signs from property lines, building and existing signs
- Landscape and Irrigation Plan - show required shrubs around sign and how it will be irrigated
Certified copy of the Notice of Commencement (not required for submittal or issuance, but prior to beginning the project)