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(386) 986-2360

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(386) 986-2520
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(386) 986-3780
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(386) 986-3766
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(386) 986-3764
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Contractor Permit Types

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Hurricane Shutter

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 the same / next  day.   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.   

You will need to be on the site to give the inspector access to the job if necessary.

Manufactures Specifications and  installation iequirements are to be at the site for the inspector - it is not requried to be submitted for the permit.

A general, building, residential,  specialty structure or local hurricane protection license is required.  ( For local license requirements, please check with the Flagler County Contractor Licensing Department http://www.flaglercounty.org/departments/contractor_licensing/licensing_and_insurance_requirements.php )

Contractors must be registered in the permitting database prior to submitting for a permit - http://docs.palmcoastgov.com/departments/building/contractor%20registration%20form.pdf

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?  

  • Permit Application (must specify if shutters are motorized) 

  • Product Approval Sheet

    • Detail/installation sheets are to be at the job site for the inspection (do not submit to the office)

  • Building Footprint Outline

    • Reasonably drawn sketch outline of the home's footprint with windows and door locations shown,

    • A keyed reference at each window to receive a shutter that matches up with a shutter type. 

      • example  

        • Window #1.   Roll Down Shutters T&C 6.8 SL Opening  38 x 63 

        • Window # 2   Roll Down Shutters T&C 6.8 SL Opening  28 x 52 

  • If shutters are motorized

    • Submit electrical Pan 

    • Include electric subconractor

  • Proof of property ownership - recorded deed or property appraisers office printout

  • Construction Lien Law Affidavit - for jobs greater than $2,500

  • 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)

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