Online Permitting Resource Center

ONLINE PERMITTING

The Building Department is excited to offer the ability to apply for permits online.  To view the list of permits available for online permitting and to begin the application process, click on the button below.

Although the list does not contain all permit types, we are working diligently to make them available to you as soon as possible.

Online permitting allows you to fill out an application, submit required drawings and documents and pay for your permit.  Once your permit is approved, you may download your approved set of plans along with the permit card.

For step by step instructions on how to apply for a permit online, click here.

For online permitting instructional videos, click here.

ELECTRONIC PLANS SUBMITTAL

The Building Department allows for the electronic submittal of drawings and documents for review.  To qualify for this submittal type, design professionals must adhere to their respective boards’ requirements regarding Digitally or Electronically Signing and Sealing of drawings and documents.  Below, are links to each board’s statutes:

Board of Architects

61 G1-16.005 Procedures for Signing and Sealing Electronically Transmitted Plans, Specifications, Reports or Other Documents

Board of Engineers

61G15-23.003Procedures for Electronically Signing and Sealing Electronically Transmitted Plans, Specifications, Reports or Other Documents

Board of Surveyors and Mappers

5J-17.062Procedures for Signing and Sealing Electronically Transmitted Surveys or Other Documents

METHODS FOR SIGNING AND SEALING

If you need assistance applying for a permit online or encounter any issues, please contact Natasha Diaz at 305.673.7610 ext. 26335 or email her at natashadiaz@miamibeachfl.gov.