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BUILDING DEPARTMENT STATEMENT OF FUNCTION:

The primary responsibility of the Town Building Department is to enforce the State Minimum Building Codes adopted by the Town. The Building Code covers all types of construction and includes provisions relating to plumbing, electrical, mechanical, building, and other activities, as well as Florida Accessibility Code and Florida Energy Code provisions. Enforcement involves issuing of construction, repair and demolition permits; reviewing building plans, and conducting inspections. The Building Department is also responsible for enforcing the portions of the Indian River Shores Land Development Code relating to substandard and unsafe buildings.

Indian River Shores' Building Department, established in Section 30.65 of the Code of Ordinances, interacts with contractors, developers and residents in such activities as issuing business licenses (Sec. 110), permits, plan reviews, site inspections for all of their construction, reconstruction or remodeling projects.

In addition, zoning variances are initiated, for the Planning, Zoning & Variance (PZV) Board's review through this department.

Please note that as of midnight December 31, 2017
the Florida Building Code 2017 was adopted Statewide.

Our Part-Time Staff

Tree Protection Officer

Gary Doyle
(772) 205-7016

Code Enforcement Officer

Gary Doyle
(772) 205-7016

Fire Marshal

Dan Dietz

QUICK LINKS

OPEN PERMIT Property Search

VERIFY If A Contractor Is LICENSED

REPORT Unlicensed Contractor

REPORT CODE VIOLATION

REPORT ILLICIT WATER DISCHARGE

FORMS

Town FLOOD MAP (FEMA)

Review the LDC (Land Dev. Code)

See the Town's Code of Ordinances

Property Appraiser website

NPDES information

CONTRACTOR PORTAL

LICENSE RENEWALS

REQUEST AN INSPECTION

INSPECTION RESULTS

APPLY FOR A PERMIT

FORMS

Checklist for CO (Coming Soon)

Tree Protection Regulations

HOURS OF OPERATION:

Mon.–Fri., 8 am - 4:30 pm
(closed 12-1 for lunch)

LOCATION:

Town Hall - Indian River Shores
Building Department (South Building)
6001 N. State Road A1A
Indian River Shores, FL 32963

CONTACT:

Phone: (772) 231-4453

Map & Directions

A1A between the bridges of SR 60 and the Wabasso Causeway

West side of A1A, look for the anchor across from Village Shops; north of CVS & 7-11

Our Full-Time Staff

Shannon Kazen, Permit Technician
Liz Scheidel, Permit Technician
Rob Perry, Building Official, CBO, MCP

Kernie Fuller
Inspector
(Photo coming soon!)

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