Builders Services

DISASTER PERMIT APPLICATION HURRICANE MICHAEL PERMITTING INFORMATION

NO OUT OF STATE CONTRACTORS ARE ALLOWED TO WORK IN BAY COUNTY UNLESS THEY ARE FLORIDA LICENSED.

OFFICE HOURS ARE  7AM - 5 PM cst,  MONDAY - FRIDAY

  • PERMITS CAN BE EMAILED TO PERMITTINGTEAM@BAYCOUNTYFL.GOV  IF YOU ARE IN OUR SYSTEM TO PULL PERMITS AND HAVE A TRUST ACCOUNT OR CREDIT CARD ON FILE.  EMAILED AND FAXED PERMITS TAKE 2-3 DAYS FOR PROCESSING.   ALL OTHERS MUST BE BROUGHT TO THE OFFICE.  
  • OUR PHONES ARE VERY BUSY PLEASE BE PATIENT IF WE MISS YOUR CALL, PLEASE CALL BACK.
  • For additional information and contacts regarding municipal jurisdictions, temp housing, and debris removal please click here.
  • Note:  The 50% rule is only applicable if the structure is located in a flood zone.  See FAQs and below for additional information.  For other than in a flood zone, repairs must meet the 6th Edition Florida Existing Building Code for repairs or an alteration if changing the original layout of a building, for an addition if adding to the height or area of a building, and for a change of use if using the building for a different purpose than the existing certificate of occupancy was issued.

Flood Zone Substantial Damage Packet

Owner Builder Affidavit

Notice of Commencement

NAILING AFFIDAVIT

Understanding substantial damage/improvements in flood zones

Difference between substantial damage in flood zone and substantial structural damage

PERMIT FEES

Florida Codes on line

Wind-borne debris area Bay County

Contact Florida Roofing and Sheet Metal Association for roofing questions

Code requirements for asphalt shingles

Existing Building Code Requirements for Reroofing

Repair of mobile homes

Electrical Power Pole Diagram

FAQ Asbestos