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The Department is responsible for permit issuance and Florida Building Code-related plan review and inspections, which safeguard the public’s health, safety, and general welfare.

Permit Application and Plan Review

Permit Applications must be submitted in-person at Village Hall- 9080 Bay Drive from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The review and approval process may vary depending on the type of permit.

For permit status updates, please call (305) 865-4121 or e-mail

For more information regarding the types of projects requiring a Building Permit, please contact (305) 865-4121.

Variance Application

Variance Applications must also be submitted in-person at Village Hall - 9080 Bay Drive from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The review and approval process may vary depending on the type of permit.

For more information regarding non-use variances, please contact (305) 865-4121.


Building Permit

Variance Application

Building Permit Fee Schedule

Permitted Construction Hours

Permitted construction hours are as follows:

Monday through Friday      8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday        No Work Permitted 

Construction Work during Holidays

Construction work will be allowed on the following holidays:

  • Martin Luther King Day
  • Presidents Day
  • Labor Day
  • Columbus Day
  • Friday following Thanksgiving Day
  • Veteran’s Day

Construction work will NOT be allowed on the following holidays:

  • New Year’s Day - January 1
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day - July 4
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day - December 25

If any of the aforementioned allowable work holidays falls on a Saturday or Sunday, work is ONLY permitted on Friday or Monday.


For a list of required inspections for building, roofing, plumbing, electrical, mechanical, fire and others please use the following link for Miami-Dade County Inspection Codes

Structural Trade Inspections: Mondays & Wednesdays

Plumbing Trade Inspections: Thursdays & Fridays

Electrical Trade Inspections: Thursdays

Mechanical Trade Inspections: Tuesdays & Thursdays

Important Links

DERM Plan Review Process

Miami-Dade Fire Department

National Flood Insurance Program

Under Florida law, e-mail addresses are public records. If you do not want your e-mail address released in response to a public records request, do not send electronic mail to this entity. Instead, contact this office by phone or in writing.

Accessibility Update

The Village recently updated its new website and it is now fully accessible. While we continue to work through the process of ensuring that all uploaded documents are fully accessible, persons having difficulty accessing any content on the website are requested to contact for assistance, modification or accommodation.