Changes due to COVID-19 concerns
The Town of Davie Building Department is closed to the public. Please see below for submittal instructions:
1. All new multi-discipline permits/applications will be processed as Project-Dox (Online Permitting Suite).
a. You must first e-mail only your application to Buildingdept@davie-fl.gov , stating you will be opting for Project-Dox (please include the e-mail address of the person responsible for uploading the plans).
b. You will receive an e-mail invitation to upload the application and plans to the e-mail provided.
c. Please make sure you upload the required documents to ensure your permit can be processed.
d. Read all instructions on uploading plans (file type and naming MUST be as instructed).
2. New single discipline small permits (I.e.: electrical only; plumbing only; mechanical only; structural only):
a. May come in through e-mail to email@example.com as a PDF file if they are: up to (10) 8 1/2"x11" pages (documents such as applications or NOA’s do not count towards the 10 page max). Include the required documents to ensure your permit can be processed.
b. Must be submitted as Project-Dox if the pages exceed the size/amount stated above.
c. All Landscape permits must be submitted as Project-dox.
If your initial permit was submitted in paper format:
a. May come in through e-mail ONLY if they are: up to (10) 8 1/2"x11" pages.
b. Must come in via mail if the pages exceed the size/amount stated above. Mail to address: 6591 Orange Drive, Davie, FL 33314.
c. If your permit is through Project-Dox, you will continue to use this system for corrections and revisions.
a. To make payments, please mail checks to 6591 Orange Drive, Davie, FL 33314, payable to the "Town of Davie". FYI: Permit drop off fees are not being charged until the permit is ready for pick up (we will notify you the final balance). Revision fees may be mailed in with the revised plans to accelerate the process. See the Building Division Fee Schedule
b. You may drop off ONLY CHECKS at the "Utilities Payments" drive through mailbox, located on the west side of the Town Hall building. You must place the permit number and "Building Division" on the front of the envelope.
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.
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.
The Building Division is currently only accepting cash or checks via mail for payments.
- After receiving e-mail confirmation of the balance due, you may mail in your check to 6591 Orange Drive, Davie FL 33314, or
- The check may be dropped off in the Utilities drive through mailbox located at the west side of the Town Hall (Building B). Please make sure to write "Building Division" and the permit number in the front of the envelope.
Contractors credentials must be up to date in order to process and to issue permits. See here on how to update your credentials.
The Building Division allows for a maximum of 3 transactions per check. Our accepted forms of payments are cash or check only.