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Development Services Department

Development Services Department

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** PLEASE NOTE: Effective April 11, 2022, the Development Services and Code Enforcement will be relocated to our new building at 124 Dundee Road, Dundee, FL**

The Dundee Development Services Department permits and inspects new construction, remodeling, additions, repairs, mobile home setups, signs, and other structures.  The Department also issues contractor licenses and investigates complaints against licensed contractors.  The 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

Please Note: Due to American’s With Disabilities Act (ADA) accessibility requirements, some documents have been removed from this page. If you are in need of any information, fee sheets, or forms, please contact Donna Looper at (863) 438-8335.


PERMITS

A permit is required for all new construction, alterations, repairs, demolition, or additions to a structure.  Applicants may obtain building permits from the Development Services Department.

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.

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 in 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 Development Services Department to schedule an inspection.

The Development Services 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.


IMPACT & CONNECTION FEES

**NEW IMPACT & CONNECTION FEES WILL TAKE EFFECT ON MAY 01, 2022**

Impact-Connection Fees February 2022

Impact-Connection Fees May 2022


Permit and Inspection Utilization Report A local government entity may provide a schedule of reasonable inspection fees in order to defer the costs of inspection and enforcement of the Florida Building Code. The local government entity’s fees must be used solely for carrying out that local government entity’s responsibilities in enforcing the Florida Building Code. Pursuant to Florida Statute 553.80, by Dec. 31 of each year, the governing body of a local government that provides a schedule of fees shall create a building permit and inspection utilization report and post the report on its website.

The Town’s fiscal year begins on Oct. 1 and ends on Sept. 30. The below information is derived from the respective fiscal year. The information provided below has been derived from relevant information available from the most recently completed financial audit.

2020 – 2021 Permit-and-Inspection-Utilization-Report


Contact the Development Services Department

Staff:  Donna Looper, Development Services Coordinator

Email: DLooper@TownofDundee.com

PKitchens@TownofDundee.com 

Office Location: Town Hall

Office Phone: (863) 438-8335 

Office Hours: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm Monday through Friday
The office is closed Saturday, Sunday, and holidays

Development Services Building Located at:

124 Dundee Road, Dundee, Florida 33838