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The Building Department enforces the Florida Building Code and related regulations, promoting safe standards to the community. We provide plan review, inspections, floodplain information and education to residents, business owners, architects, engineers, developers and contractors. The Department continually works to improve procedures to best serve our customers.

Permits and Inspections
  Permits & Inspections 

Florida Building Code & Amendments

flood protection
 Flood Protection Information

Special MagistrateSpecial Magistrate

Contractor License VerificationContractor License Verification 


Contact Us

Building Department
Claudio Grande

6011 Nob Hill Rd.
1st Floor
Tamarac, FL 33321-6200

Ph:   (954) 597-3420
Fax   (954) 597-3450


Monday - Thursday
7:30 am - 4:30 pm

7:30 am - 3:30 pm

Last time to sign in for service: 4:00 pm Monday-Thursday and 3:00 pm on Friday
** Lobby doors to the Building Department will lock automatically at that time. **

Inspectors are available 7:30 - 8:30 am and 3 - 4 pm, Monday through Thursday.

The Building Department lobby will be closed Thursday, November 26th and Friday, November 27th in celebration of Thanksgiving.  We will reopen Monday, November 30th at 7:30 am.

Do you have questions related to when and what type of work requires a permit? Can I obtain a permit as an owner/ builder or do I need a licensed contractor? These questions and more can be answered at our Permit Workshop provided by and held at the Tamarac Building Department every third Wednesday of the month at 10 a.m.

Please register to attend this informational meeting by calling Maria at 954-597-3420 or Gerry at 954-597-3459. You may also register at our front counter next time you visit the Building Department.

We apologize for any inconvenience.