The Building/Code Enforcement Department issues residential and commercial permits to the property owners and business owners of the City of Zephyrhills. It also advises applicants about the permitting process, and provides information for all types of customer questions and requests. It reviews building plans to ensure compliance with the Florida Building Code. Code Enforcement staff is dedicated to the enforcement of city and state standards. These standards allow for safe and orderly practices as related to maintenance of all property, whether developed or undeveloped and other related enforcement issues.
The Building Department is responsible for the issuance of building permits, coordination of inspections, including site inspections for commercial businesses for the safety and welfare of the community.
• Maintain data for contractors licensing.
• Issuance of Business Tax Receipts & Contractors Licenses.
• Enforcement of non-criminal city codes in regards to Residential and Commercial properties.