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The Town of Davie Building Division is now open to the public. We are accepting walk-ins.

  • In person - only the applications are needed to process your permit. If the permit is owner builder, the owner builder themselves must bring in the application.
  • Appointments are no longer required. 
  • Effective Jun. 29, 2022,  the application fee must be paid upfront for permits with job values over $100,000. 

ANNOUNCEMENTS

  1. New Payment Procedures
  2. COVID-19 Changes
  3. Emails to AT&T Users

The Building Division is currently only accepting credit cards, checks or cash for payments. You must receive e-mail confirmation on balance due before making a payment. 

Payments can be made by: 

  • Phone: Call 954-797-2066, to pay via Credit Card. Only accepting: Visa, MasterCard and Discover. 
  • In Person: Pay with credit card (Visa, MasterCard, Discover), check, or cash (must be the exact amount, no change provided). 
  • Drop-off: The check may be dropped off in the "drop off bin" outside the building, at 8800 SW 36 ST, Davie, FL 33328. Payable to the Town of Davie. Please have permit number on envelope/check. 
  • Mail: You may mail in your check to 8800 SW 36th Street, Davie, FL, 33328, payable to the Town of Davie. Please have permit number on envelope/check.

PERMITS

  1. Submit a New Permit
  2. Make a Correction/Revision
  3. Make a Payment
  4. Request Inspections

All new permits and applications will be processed as Project-Dox (Online Permitting Suite).  

Paper permits are no longer being accepted and failure to follow the directions below can result in a delay to your permit. 

  1. Email only your application to Buildingdept@davie-fl.gov, to opt-in for Project-Dox. The email address under the contractor on the application will be the one we use to set you up for Project-Dox. If you wish to use a different one, you must state it in your email. Please Note: All contractor credentials must be up to date in our system in order to process your application (state license, general liability, workman's compensation and business tax receipt).
  2. In person - only the applications are needed to process your permit. If the permit is owner builder, the owner builder themselves must bring in the application.
  3. Individuals will receive an email invitation to upload the plans and documents to the email provided. The email will come from Project-Dox so check your inbox and spam folder.
  4. Please make sure you upload the required documents according to the permit's checklist into Project-Dox to ensure your permit can be processed.
  5. Read all instructions on uploading plans (file type and naming MUST be as instructed) see step-by-step presentation.

FORMS

Structural Application Forms & Checklist
Engineering Services
Plumbing Forms
Mechanical Forms
Landscape Information
Electrical Forms

MISSION

The Town of Davie Building Division is dedicated to the expeditious and high quality performance of all of our building related functions while enforcing the Florida Building Code. With an emphasis on customer service and life safety, we endeavor to ensure that construction work performed in the Town of Davie is done in a manner that provides safety and security in both commercial and residential structures for our citizens and our visitors.

ABOUT

In the Building Division, each discipline has a “Chief” as required by the Broward County Administrative Chapter of the Florida Building Code. The Division is internally subdivided by various disciplines (i.e: structural, electrical, plumbing and mechanical), all being supported by our professional permit staff. The Building Division enforces the State of Florida Building Code as amended.