The Building & Permitting Department is responsible for issuing permits and inspecting new and active construction. The inspections and permit services also include additions and remodeling of structures.
Our primary mission is to provide for the public safety, health and general welfare in the built environment through education and enforcement of the building codes, local ordinances, and state laws. Life safety is our main goal and objective.
The Building and Permitting Department is comprised of a Building Official, Plans Examiner, Building Inspectors and Permitting Clerks.
Download Forms (All forms are downloadable in PDF format):
Trade permits Elect.-Plumb-Gas-Fire-Pool
Building permits Building and Manufactured Home Permit
New Contractor Form Form for New Contractors in the City of Florence
Insulation Form Insulation and Fenestration Installation
Duct Seal Form Duct Seal Certificate
Subcontractor List List all Subcontractors on a job
Fire Sprinkler Form Request for Fire Sprinkler System Shop Drawing Review
City of Florence is now offering Citizen Self Service Online Portal for applying for permits and inspections. To Apply Online please click the Citizen Self Service Online Portal box.
Instructions for Online Portal and Applying for Permits are provided below for you to print. If you have any questions please contact our office at 843-665-3151.