Residential Mobile Home Installation Permit Application

Application requires review by county staff. Contractors, who are registered online users, can apply online, upload documents, monitor application progress, schedule inspections, and pay fees 24 hours a day / 7 days a week through Brevard's Advanced Service Site (BASS). Access BASS 

You will be notified by email of any changes made to your application status.

All information is intended as a guide and may not cover every situation. Additional information may be required dependent on individual project circumstances.

Type of Work

Residential: Installation (set-up) of new or replacement manufactured home. This includes connection of all utilities. Examples: park trailer, mobile home (as defined in Florida Statutes Chapter 320.01).

This permit application does not include site built structures such as carports and sheds.

Licensed Professionals

Professionals may only obtain permits for the scope of work in accordance with their license type. Some professionals may be required to name subcontractor(s).

  • Mobile Home Contractor
  • Property owners acting as their own contractor, Owner/Builder, must appear in person (must name Mobile Home Subcontractor)
Documents Needed with This Permit Application
Application for Building Permit (pdf, 249 KB)Application required
Owner Builder Application for Contractor Exemption (pdf, 546 KB)Required only if you are an Owner/Builder
Subcontractor Authorization (pdf, 506 KB)Required for each subcontractor
Florida Department of Environmental Health septic permitOr approval document, if on a septic system
Affidavit of Safe Occupancy for Use Mobile Home (pdf, 531 KB)Required if installing a used mobile home
Notice of Commencement (pdf, 96 KB)

Required if job value exceeds $5,000.00

*Note: NOC must be recorded with the Clerk of Courts and uploaded, then approved by Planning & Development, before scheduling inspections.

Manufactured Home Installation InformationN/A
PlansHome floor plan, foundation plan showing pier spacing and anchor details and specifications, and electric service riser diagram
Plot PlanDimensioned plot plan drawn to scale showing the location of the proposed mobile/manufactured home

We are encouraging all customers to submit documents in digital format. For Brevard's Advanced Service Site (BASS) applications all documents can be uploaded directly to the permit application. For Walk-in applications documents may be submitted on a compact disc or flash/thumb drive.


The fees listed herein are intended to assist in estimating total permit fees. Fees for individual projects may vary dependent on circumstances.

Associated Fees with This Permit Application
Application Processing Fee$25.00 Due at application submittal
Unlicensed Contractor Activity Enforcement$10.00 Due at application submittal
Building Code Review$100.00 Flat Fee
Florida State Surcharge F.S. 468.631 BCA1.5% of the Building Code fees above (which includes the Application Fee) or $2.00 whichever is greater
Florida State Surcharge F.S. 553.721 FBC1% of the Building Code fees above (which includes the Application Fee) or $2.00 whichever is greater
Land Development Review$90.00 - $300.00 Base Fee
Natural Resources Review$90.00 - $300 Natural Resources Base Fee
$90.00 - $300 Landscape Base Fee
Utilities ReviewVaries by project, contact Utility Services Department
Zoning Review$36.00 Base Fee
Impact FeesDue prior to final inspection. Impact Fees details.