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Welcome to Building Services!

The Building Services division is responsible for all permitting efforts in the City. Building Services provides records, issues permits, and performs building inspections. A major focus of the division is to ensure that commercial and residential buildings and structures comply with the Florida Building Code (FBC) and all other applicable laws and ordinances. Whether you are remodeling a home, building your dream house, or constructing a high-rise building, we look forward to serving you.

Interested in joining our team? Check out current job opportunities with the City.

Building Services
Department of Sustainable Development
700 NW 19th Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311
General Information: 954-828-6520
Automated Inspection Request (FLAIR) Line: 954-828-5191

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