Contractor Permit Types
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 seawall may be constructed on a vacant lot, however, only a portion of the lot can be cleared. A pre-clearing inspection is required before any clearing can take place.
Once you've made application, the permit is usually ready within 3-5 days. If any additional information is required, you will receive an email with the details.
Once you have received your permit, the job card will outline what inspections are necessary for your project. You may schedule the inspection by calling 386-986-4747 or through this website. 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.
The permit will remain active for six months from the date of issuance, if the permit expires without the required inspections, a new permit will be required.
What is required to apply for a permit?
Signed and sealed drawings
Survey / site plan
Proposed structure located, dimensions
Width of the canal
Proof of property ownership - recorded deed or property appraisers office printout
Construction lien law affidavit
Notice of commencement (certified copy) this is required for any improvements to your property greater than $2,500.The notice of commencement is to be filled out, and recorded with the Flagler County Clerks office in Bunnell.It is not required at the time of permit issuance, but will be required prior to any inspections.
To get an estimated cost for your project, please use our online fee calculator - https://www.palmcoastgov.com/government/building/fee-calculator
You may make application using our online permit submittal - http://www.palmcoastgov.com/eplanreview
(A signed permit application will not be required for upload if using the online submittal portal)