Building & Inspections

Building & Inspections

The Building & Inspections Division issues building permits, reviews building plans, and inspects all facets of construction including structure, electrical, plumbing, mechanical, gas, fences, and signs. The Division ensures compliance with state and local land development and building codes. Click on the menu options to the left for more information or to obtain a permit. ***News & Updates from the Building Division*** New! Electronic submittals are now required. Instructions on the electronic submittal process. The Effective Date for the Florida Building Code 5th Edition (2014) and the 2011 National Electrical Code is June 30, 2015 РAll applications submitted on, or after, June 30, 2015 shall be designed in accordance with the Florida Building Code 5th Edition (2014).  Address: City Hall Annex 105 Miracle Strip Pkwy. Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548 Barry Henderson, Chief Building Official (850) 833-9600 bhenderson@fwb.org