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.
Once you've made application, the permit is usually ready between 1-2 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.
Manufactures specifications are requried to be at the jobsite during the inspection (to match the product approval numbers submitted with the permit).
Doors and Windows must have the Florida Product Approval sticker affixed - do not remove them prior to the inspection.
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?
Elevation plans indicating location of replacements
Product approval sheet
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
Before a contractor can submit an application for permit, they must be registered in our contractor database.
To register -click here and go to contractor registration for instructions and forms - https://www.palmcoastgov.com/government/building
To verify if you are in our database- https://www.palmcoastgov.com/search/contractors
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)