North Redington Beach Building Department

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Town of North Redington Beach Building Department

** NOTICE ** Our office is closed to the public until further notice,
but we are still fully operational.

Permit applications can be emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., and payments can be made via the Credit Card Authorization form available on the FORMS section of this website, or you can call the office to make a payment over the phone. 

Contractors can email the office to get setup to apply for permits online. There are application guidelines available on our website to walk you though the process. Please note that the permit application must be filled out and uploaded with each online application. 

Homeowners can apply for permits by emailing the completed permit application to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

There is a drop box at our front door for plans larger than 11” x 17”, or they can be mailed directly to our office at 18001 Gulf Boulevard, Redington Shores, FL 33708. 

NOTE: We are no longer conducting interior inspections. Please contact our office for more information on how we are handling your specific inspection request.


The Town of North Redington Beach Building Department is staffed by Florida Municipal Services, Inc., a private company dedicated to providing full-service building departments to municipalities throughout Florida. The Building Department provides building plan and site reviews and building inspections within the Town of North Redington Beach, per Florida Building Code. The plan review and inspection functions include all commercial and residential construction plan and site reviews, inspections of these structures while under construction, and the tracking and reporting of permits issued and completed inspections. The Building Department may also disseminate building code information and ADA Standards.

Building Official: Bruce Cooper (727) 202-6825 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
General Office Correspondence This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (727) 202-6825 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

To Obtain a Building Permit:

To begin the permitting process, submit a completed permit application package to the Building Department for review. For guidance in completing the package please refer to the Permit Application Checklist located to the right in the “Permit Checklists Box” section. Each permit is reviewed to comply with local land use designation, ordinances, the 6th Edition (2017) Florida Building Code, 2014 National Electrical Code, the National Fire Prevention Code, and the Energy Conservation Code. Planning & Zoning clearance and site plan review will be performed concurrent with the review of the building permit application. Building Permit Applications, Permit Application Checklists, and all forms are available for pick up at the Building Department and most forms are available to print from this website. You may click on the desired form in the “Permit Application” or “Permit Checklist Box” located to the right on this page. After the permit is reviewed and approved, you will be notified that it is ready for issue. Payment may be made by check, credit or debit card. No cash payments can be received.

Current Codes Enforced:

  • 6th Edition (2017) Florida Building, Plumbing, 2014 National Electric Code, Mechanical, Gas, Residential, Existing Building Codes, & Energy Conservation Code
  • National Fire Prevention Code
  • Any Town ordinance or State statute which affects building and development

Commercial Fire Review:

Commercial projects requiring fire safety inspections and plan review will be routed by the Building Department to the City of Seminole Fire Rescue Department.

Contractor Registration:

Contractors applying for a building permit must submit a current copy of the following items:

  • Pinellas County Contractor Licensing Board (PCCLB) Competency Card or Registration
  • State license (if applicable)
  • Certificate of Insurance for General Liability & Workers’ Compensation (or Workers’ Compensation Exemption Certificate). The Certificate Holder must be listed as: Town of North Redington Beach, C/O Florida Municipal Services, Inc., 18001 Gulf Blvd., Redington Shores, FL 33708.

Permit Fees

Permit fees are based on cost of construction or ICC valuation tables. The minimum permit fee is $91. A link to the Permit Fee Schedule is in the “Forms” box on the right side of this page.

Methods of Payment Accepted:

The following methods of payment are accepted:

  • Credit or Debit Cards: Master Card, Visa, Discover, Diner’s Club
  • Business or Personal Checks
  • A completed Credit Card Transaction Authorization Form may be submitted via email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by fax to (727)258-4986 for processing payment of permit or re-inspection fees. A link to the Credit Card Authorization form is in the “Forms” box on the right side of this page.

Work Restrictions:

Work is allowed from 8 A.M. to 6 P.M., Monday through Saturday, but not on Sundays, Thanksgiving, or December 25th. Please review the municode library at http://townofnorthredingtonbeach.com/town-ordinances Part II Code to become familiar with other Ordinances of the Town prior to applying for a permit or commencing work.

Inspections:

The Town of North Redington Beach Building Department inspects commercial/industrial, residential/multi-family projects. All Building Code, Site/Zoning, and Fire (commercial) Inspections must be successfully performed and approved before a Certificate of Occupancy or Certificate of Completion can be issued.

To Schedule an Inspection

Provide permit number, project address, type of inspection, and contact information by 3:00 pm one business day prior to date of inspection via any contact method below. Inspections requiring special arrangements are to be called in at least two business days prior, if possible. The Permit Card and Field Inspection Report must be posted on-site and accessible to the inspector.

Phone: (727)202-6825; Fax: (727)258-4986; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Notice of Commencement

A signed, notarized Notice of Commencement must be recorded at the Pinellas County Recorder’s office for building projects which exceed $2,500 cost of construction ($7,500 for mechanical/air conditioning). It must be posted at the jobsite prior to the first inspection.

Inspection Results:

To check the results of an inspection call (727)202-6825, or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Permit Expiration:

Permits will expire 180 days from date of issue unless an inspection is performed and approved prior to expiration. Each approved inspection extends expiration date for an additional 180 days. The permit may be extended by submitting an extension request in writing to the Building Department prior to expiration date.