The Dundee Building Department permits and inspects new construction, remodeling, additions, repairs, mobile home set ups, signs, and other structures. The Department also issues contractor licenses and investigates complaints against licensed contractors. The Town of Dundee Building Department provides services for the following:
- Building Permits
- Electrical Permits
- Plumbing Permits
- Mechanical Permits
- Inspections for all permitted work
- Safety inspections – needed for utilities to be turned on
A permit is required for all new construction, alterations, repairs, demolition, or additions to a structure. Applicants may obtain building permits from the Building Department.
AS OF OCTOBER 25, 2018, THE TOWN OF DUNDEE IS NO LONGER ACCEPTING PERMIT APPLICATIONS THROUGH THE POLK COUNTY ACCELA PROGRAM.
ALL PERMIT APPLICANTS MUST DOWNLOAD AND RETURN THE BUILDING PERMIT APPLICATION FORM LISTED BELOW TO THE TOWN OF DUNDEE.
Building Permit Applications and other forms and information are available for PDF download.
- Building Permit Application
- Contractor Registration Application
- Building Permit Fee Schedule
- Municipal Impact Fees
- Local Business Tax Application
- Construction Setbacks
- Notice of Commencement (required for all jobs over $2,500.00)
Permits are required for all accessory buildings such as detached carports, garages, workshops and storage sheds, fences & pools.
Homeowners are allowed to permit work being done only on homes which they reside, if not, they must hire a licensed contractor to perform the work.
Inspections are required for all permitted work. Upon completion of work, please call the Building Department to schedule an inspection.
The Building Department is also responsible for Safety Inspections. Residential Safety inspections are required when power has been turned off at a particular location for more than 90 consecutive days. There is a $35.00 inspection. Commercial Safety inspections are required for each occupancy/business change. There is a $40.00 inspection fee.
Contact the Building Services Department
Staff: Donna Looper, Development Services Coordinator
Office Location: Town Hall
Office Phone: (863) 438-8335
Office Hours: 8:00am – 5:00pm Monday through Friday
Office is closed Saturday, Sunday, and holidays