Residential Generator Permit Application

Application requires review by county staff. Contractors, who are registered users, can make application, view status / review comments, and pay fees 24 hours / 7 days a week. Apply Now

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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 of whole-house generator.

Licensed Professionals

  • Building Contractor
  • Electrical Contractor
  • General Contractor
  • Residential Contractor
  • Residential Electrical Contractor

Documents

  • Copy of the Florida Department of Environmental Health approval for properties on septic
  • Copy of generator manufactures specifications and installation details uploaded to the online permit
  • Land Clearing Affidavit
  • 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.
  • Copy of a property survey to scale showing the generator location with X's
  • Application for Building Permit

Fees

The fees listed herein are intended to assist in estimating total permit fees. Fees for individual projects may vary dependent on circumstances. Fees on permit applications entered incorrectly or in error, including but not limited to, duplicate entries, will not be refunded.

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$75.00 for the first $1,000.00 of job value + $3.25 per $1,000.00 of job value or portion thereafter.
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$15.00 Base Fee
Natural Resources Review$15.00 Base Fee

All Permit Types

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