Contractor Permit Types
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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.
The Florida Building Code regulates the design and construction of garage doors on all kinds of buildings. The requirements for garage door design are largely affected by the frequency of hurricanes and tropical storms. In all of Florida, garage doors or rolling doors must withstand winds of a specified speed and flying debris of a specified force.
Garage doors are required to approved by the State of Florida through their Product Approval Process. The Product Approval number should be affixed on the garage door. To verify a Product Approval Number https://floridabuilding.org/pr/pr_app_srch.aspx
The permit is made ready for issuance when the application has been recevied. An automatic email notification will be sent to the email provided if you submit online. Applications submitted in person will be made ready while you wait.
The inspections identified on the job card/online inspection tab are required for your project. If you feel there are missing inspections or something is not required, please contact the plan reviewers at 386-986-3782.
Inspections can be scheduled through the online permitting portal or by calling our automated inspection system at 386-986-4747.
When the inspector has been assigned to your inspection, an email notification will be sent containing the inspector's name and phone #. You may contact him directly for a two hour time frame for arrival. Inspections requested prior to 6:59 a.m. will be done the same day. Any inspection requested after 7:00 a.m. will be done the following business day.
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?
Product approval sheet
Detail/installation sheets are to be at the job site for the inspection (do not submit to the office)
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 or owner affidavit will not be required for upload if using the online submittal portal)