Online Permit Services


The City of Miami Beach is pleased to announce that the new Citizen Self Service (CSS) is now available. This portal is replacing CAP, which was decommissioned on 07/31/2019. We are asking all users to migrate their CAP accounts to CSS as soon as possible.

  • Please click here to visit CSS and migrate your account now.
  • For more information about the new CSS click here.

Online access to permit information and services is available 24/7 for the consumer’s convenience. First-time users must register at Citizen Self Service. The web-based system enables building professionals and owners to conduct business with the City of Miami Beach directly from any device with internet access. Users can view plan review results, process payments, and schedule inspections at:

Citizens Self Service

Plan review results as well as other permit details may also be viewed online.

Payments can be satisfied by using this Online Quick Pay link.

Inspections may be requested or cancelled via the new portal, CSS. For additional CSS information, please click here.

If assistance is required to request or cancel an inspection, please call 305.673.7610 and select option #2.

ONLINE PERMITS:  Currently, the ability to apply online for portable toilets and Building – Condominium – Flooring permits is available. Click here to apply online. Please return to this page for periodic updates with more options for online permit applications.