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City of Miami Beach
1700 Convention Center Drive
Miami Beach, Florida 33139
Phone: 305.673.7000

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The Building Department has now launched new online applications for the following permit types:

Expedited Commercial(including Condos) - Photovoltaic System or EV Charging Station  New
Expedited Residential (single-family) - Photovoltaic System or EV Charging Station  New
• AC-Residential - Change Out
• AC-Commercial- Change Out
• Roofing - Residential- Re-Roof
• Roofing - Commercial- Re-Roof
• Revision - General
• Generator – Residential – Alteration
• Generator – Residential – New
• Generator- Commercial - Alteration
• Generator- Commercial – New
• Permit Application Updates (PAU)

*Note: For Multi-family (Condominiums), use the Commercial permit types.

You can apply directly via the Citizen Self Service (CSS) portal. For required documents, please review our Interactive Permit Guide. For instructions on how to apply online, please visit our Online Permitting Resource Center.

At this time, the Building Department is not accepting in-person meetings.  Virtual meetings may be scheduled via email.

Due to the high call volume, you may experience long wait times when calling for questions related to an inspection or asking to speak to a particular member of the Building Department.

For Archived Notices and Meetings, please click here.

Have a question?  Check out our Frequently Asked Questions.


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“The City of Miami Beach Building Department is committed to providing the highest quality services to our community by uniformly enforcing building codes in a timely manner, continuously improving through innovation and streamlining services, collaborating with city departments, and improving our professional competencies.”

For a full review of the Building Department's Standard Operating Procedures (SOP), click here.  This file is a searchable PDF.  Click here to view searching options.

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 Main Office                   1700 Convention Center   Drive,
 Miami Beach, FL 33139

 North Beach Office         962 Normandy Drive,   Miami Beach, FL 33141

Office Hours
Monday - Friday
8 AM - 4 PM