Building Permitting

Building Division Office Location:

1101 East First Street Sanford, FL 32771 [View Map]
Phone: (407) 665-7050
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:00-5:00PM
** Last Customer sign in is 4:30 PM **


The New Building Codes went into effect on December 31, 2017

 Effective August 1, 2017

  • Permits will be required for the installation of bars or grills over windows or doors per the 2014 Florida Building Code Residential Code - Article 310.4. 

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 * The transaction total, including the convenience fee cannot exceed $1499.99.

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* Payments will be applied immediately to any fees paid but may take
1-3 business days to post to your financial institution.

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Forms and Applications
Forms and applications you can use to do business with Seminole County.
Adopted Codes
A list of the current codes that Seminole County utilizes.
Fee Resolution
View the listing of fees for doing business with Seminole County.


* Florida Outdoor Burning Regulations
* Pre-Power Electrical Inspections
* Seminole County Wind Speed (PDF)

Please note, Building Division will not be able to do a concurrent plan review without prior approval from the Planning and Zoning Division.