Building Department

The Building Department is responsible to enforce all State, County and Municipal construction and building related codes in a client sensitive manner. Building inspections ensure compliance with the Miami Shores Village Code, the Florida Building Code and all other applicable State and Federal codes. Compliance includes building plans examination, permitting and the inspection of construction methods and materials.


The Department processes all permit applications to ensure that mandatory information and documentation are included. This includes, but is not limited to signed and sealed plans, specifications, surveys, licenses, certificates of insurance, letters of acceptance from Miami-Dade County product control for materials to be used in the project. Upon completion of the project, the Department issues a certificate if occupancy.



                       Building Permit Inspections


Inspections should be scheduled by 3:30 PM the day before.


Building:       Monday thru Friday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Roofing:        Monday thru Friday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Electrical:      Monday thru Friday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Plumbing:      Monday thru Thursday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Mechanical:    Tuesday and Thursday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM


Please Note:  Inspections will not be performed on official Holidays or weekends.