The Building Division manages the construction or alteration of buildings and other structures erected within the City through the issuance of building permits.
The City of Casselberry has an online permitting system that offers the ability to:
- Check the status of a permit application
- Schedule inspections
- Search for past permits
The building standards are established by the Florida Building Code and the Florida Fire Prevention Code. For additional information, please view the following references:
As of January 1, 2021, all plans must comply with the 2020 Florida Building Code 7th Edition.
All permitting fees must be paid online through our online portal.
Inspections are performed Monday-Thursday.
Monday inspections must be scheduled by 4:00 p.m. on Thursday.
Building Permit Applications
Building permit applications are submitted through our online portal. Please contact the Building Division at (407) 262-7700 or email the Building Safety Division if you have any questions.
Contractors are not required to register with the City. However, contractors must upload the following documentation with every building permit application on the online portal:
- Current State License
- Workers Compensation listing the City of Casselberry as the certificate holder or the Certificate of Exemption
- General Liability Insurance listing the City of Casselberry as the certificate holder
- Business Tax Receipt
Schedule of Building Permit Fees
|Single Family Residential Permit/100 SF 1/||$70|
|Multi-Family Residential Permit/100 SF 1/||$70|
|Mobile Home Permit/100 SF 1/||$70|
|Residential Addition, Alteration/100 SF 1/||$70|
|Commercial Permit/100 SF 1/||$75|
|Commercial Addition, Alteration/100 SF 1/||$70|
|Temporary Certificate of Occupancy (meeting the FBC & FFPC requirements)||Permit Fee Shall be Paid in Full for a TCO|
|Plan Review Fee 2/||$100|
|Inspection Fee 2/||$100|
|Reinspection Fee||$50.00 (1st) & $100.00 (each additional >1st)|
|Revised Residential Plans/Plan Review||$50.00|
|Revised Commercial Plans/Plan Review||$50.00|
|Temporary Electric Pole||$20.00|
|Temporary Structures 3/||$25.00|
|Addressing Single Unit/Unit||$25.00|
|Addressing Multiple Units/Unit||$10.00|
|Street Name Change/Street||$150.00|
|Occupational License Building Inspections||$10.00|
|Change of Contractor||$20.00|
|Change of Ownership||$10.00|
1/ New construction, additions, or alterations shall pay half of the permit fee at the time of application.
2/ The initial plan review fee and the initial inspection fee shall be paid in full at the time of application.
3/ Temporary structures include tents and air supported structures.
4/ Refunds or fee adjustments due to use of a private provider, per Florida Statute 553.80, may be approved by the City of Casselberry Building Official's in writing, prior to commencement of activities. Private provider reports are required to be submitted to the Building Official throughout the construction process.
5/ Any direct costs incurred by the City of Casselberry for repographics or scanning services are pass-through costs to the applicant for application processing.
Please note that additional surcharges and impact fees may be applied. For additional information, refer to Section 1-4.3 of the City Code.