Hernando County Development
Department provides online
application and issuance of
permits for Licensed Contractors
who have obtained a user name
and password and set up an
Use the System to:
Check Inspection Results
Issue a Permit
Authorized Permit Types Only
Find Parcel Zoning
Find Building Permit
History by Parcel
Schedule an Inspection
Check Property Zoning
Automated Permit Inspection
Use a touch tone telephone to
schedule inspections, check
the status of a completed
inspection, check the status
and fees due for an application.
BUILDING CODE 2010
Building plans submitted on or after March 15, 2012 will be
reviewed under Florida Building Code 2010.
code change highlights
IMPORTANT INFORMATION NOTICE
Section 2705 and the exception
regarding GFCI protection of swimming pool
equipment has been deleted from the 2010 Florida Building Code.
GFCI protection of pool equipment must comply with section 680.22(B)
of the 2008 National Electric Code... "Outlets supplying pool pump
motors from branch circuits with short-circuit and ground-fault
protection rated 15 or 20 amperes, 125 volt or 240 volt, single phase,
whether by receptacle or direct connection, shall be provided with
ground-fault circuit- interrupter protection for personnel."
***IMPORTANT NOTICE ***
REINSTATEMENT OF IMPACT FEES
Ordinance No. 2013-1 was passed by the
Board of County Commissioners on January 8, 2013,
reinstating impact fees for Parks, Capital Facilities, and Fire and
Emergency Services. (Effective August 14, 2013)
here for details >
***IMPORTANT NOTICE ***
REROOFING PERMITS INSPECTION AFFIDAVIT
< Click Here for
Reroofing Inspection Affidavit >
"SINKHOLE INVESTIGATIONS PERMIT REQUIRED"
EFFECTIVE JUNE 27, 2011
(packet includes application,
engineer/geologist registration, and guidelines)
here for details>
FLOOD INSURANCE REFORM ACT OF 2012
Key provisions of the legislation will require the NFIP to raise rates
to reflect true flood risk, make the program more financially stable,
and change how Flood Insurance Rate Map (FIRM) updates impact
<CLICK HERE FOR
The mission of the Building Division
is to promote the health, safety, and welfare of the residents of Hernando
County through efficient and effective implementation of building codes
and County regulations.
and zoning permits for construction projects in Hernando County.
of building, mechanical, plumbing, and electrical work at various stages
maintain contractor licenses.
initial review of residential applications within five working days,
and process the initial review of completed commercial applications
with fifteen working days.
enforce the Florida Building Code.
Pursuant to the Florida
Building Code, the following categories of products must be
approved under the Florida Product Approval System:
- Panel Walls
- Exterior Doors
- Roofing Products
- Structural Components
- New and Innovative Building
Hernando County requires
completed "Product Approval" forms for these categories
submitted with your plans and building permit application for
new construction or remodeling of existing habitable structures.
Failure to submit the required forms will delay plan review
of your permit.
the Product Approval Form --->
Schedule your inspections
Online! Save money and time by setting up an
APPLICATIONS & INFORMATION
DISTURBING ONE ACRE OR MORE