Planning & Development Department Building Permits

2725 Judge Fran Jamieson Way
Viera, FL 32940

(321) 633-2072

Hours of Operation
Day Hours
Monday - Friday 8:00AM - 5:00PM
Saturday - Sunday CLOSED
Address and Phone

Planning & Development Department Building Permits

2725 Judge Fran Jamieson Way
Viera, FL 32940

(321) 633-2072

Hours of Operation
Day Hours
Monday - Friday 8:00AM - 5:00PM
Saturday - Sunday CLOSED

Commercial New Buildings, Additions to Buildings and Structures Permit Application

Application requires review by county staff. Contractors, who are registered users, can submit documents, view application status / review comments 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

Commercial: Construction of new structures. Exterior addition or change that impacts the footprint of the building, add square footage to the building, or includes stucco over frame. Can include interior changes. Includes all sub-trades such as electrical, plumbing, and roofing.

Licensed Professionals

  • Building Contractor
  • Fence Contractor
  • General Contractor
  • Marine I Contractor
  • Marine II Contractor
  • Special Structure Aluminum Contractor
  • Tower Specialty Contractor
  • Property owners acting as their own contractor, Owner/Builder, must appear in person as a walk-in customer.

We are encouraging all customers to submit required application 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.

Documents

  • Application for Building Permit
  • Owner Builder Application for Contractor Exemption, if you are an Owner/Builder
  • Notice of Commencement (NOC) required if job value exceeds $2,500.00
    *Note: NOC must be recorded with the Clerk of Courts, then approved by Planning & Development, prior to scheduling inspections.
  • Sub-Contractor Authorization form is required for each subcontractor
  • Copy of site plan approval letter
  • Florida Department of Environmental Health septic permit or approval document, if on septic system
  • Property survey depicting all existing buildings and improvements, right of ways, easements, etc.
  • Construction documents and plans

Fees

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
TypeAmount
Application Processing Fee$25.00 Application Processing Fee is due at application submittal for both on-line and walk-in applications.
Unlicensed Contractor Activity Enforcement$10.00
Building Code Review$100.00 for the first $1,000.00 of job value + $5.25 per $1,000.00 of job value or portion thereafter. (Based on construction value or Building Value Data Table, whichever value is greater.)
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
Address Assignment$100.00 per address
Fire Prevention$50.00 + .0033 x the job value. (Based on construction value or Building Value Data Table, whichever value is greater)
Land Development Review$15.00 - $90.00 Base Fee
Natural Resources Review$90.00 - $300.00 Base Fee
Water Resources ReviewVaries by project, contact Water Resources Department
Zoning Review$210.00 Flat Fee
Impact FeesDue prior to pre-power or final inspection whichever occurs first. Impact Fees details.

All Permit Types

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