Online Permitting has two sections, Member Services which is for Licensed Contractors and Authorized Agents and Public Services for all other Constituents.
Licensed Contractors wishing to use this site must first complete a Permitting Services Online Access Request form. Once you receive your temporary password, you will gain immediate access and need to go to the My Profile section and change your password.
Authorized Agents wishing to use this site must have a valid Authorized Agent Letter on file and complete a Permitting Services Online Access Request form
A valid Authorized Agent form must be on-file and is only good for up to one year at a time. For your convenience, this form can be filled out online, printed out, notarized , faxed in, mailed in or hand delivered to one of our Permit Centers.
Once you receive your temporary password, you will gain immediate access and need to go to the My Profile section and change your password.
All constituents may use this section to query permits, check if contractors are licensed to work in Sarasota County, Request Information, Request Property Records, view Statistical Reports and access all forms, guidelines and checklists.
This Web site is provided as a convenience to the viewing public.
Please feel free to contact us by email or by calling one of our Permit Centers at 941- 861-3029 or 941-861-6678.
Application is hereby made to obtain a permit to the work and installation as indicated. I certify that no work or installation has
commenced prior to the issuance of a permit and that all work will be performed to meet the standards of all laws regulation
construction in this jurisdiction. I further certify that I have entered into a contact with the owner/agent of the subject property to make
the specified improvements to, or perform the contracting at, the real property specified in this application. I have also made the
owner/agent aware of the provisions of the Homebuyers Protection Act. I certify that all the foregoing information is accurate and that
the work will be done in compliance with all applicable laws regulating construction and zoning. I acknowledge and accept
responsibility for compliance with the correct Florida Building Code, regulations, and ordinances, as well as the payment of all legally
constituted fees regarding this development application including but not limited to ALL REVIEW FEES AND PERMIT FEES. I
understand that a separate permit must be secured for ELECTRICAL WORK, PLUMBING, SIGNS, WELLS, POOLS, FURNACES,
BOILERS, HEATERS, TANKS AND AIR CONDITIONERS, etc. NOTICE: In addition to the requirements for this permit, there may be
additional restrictions to this property that may be found in the public records of the county or that may be required from other
governmental entities such as water management district, state agencies or federal agencies.
OWNERS AFFIDAVIT: I certify that all the foregoing information is accurate and that all work will be done in compliance with all
applicable laws regulation construction and zoning. I agree to allow any authorized employee of Sarasota County to enter upon the
premises associated with this project for the purpose of ascertaining compliance with the terms and conditions of the application, or
permit, and/or permit stipulations.
WARNING TO OWNERS: YOUR FAILURE TO RECORD A NOTICE OF COMMENCEMENT MAY RESULT IN YOUR PAYING
TWICE FOR IMPROVEMENT TO YOUR PROPERTY. A NOTICE OF COMMENCEMENT MUST BE RECOREDED AND POSTED
ON THE JOB SITE BEFORE THE FIRST INSPECTION. IF YOU INTEND TO OBTAIN FINANCING, CONSULT WITH YOUR
LENDER OR AN ATTORNEY BEFORE RECORDING YOUR NOTICE OF COMMENCEMENT.
The applicant by signature on this application certifies that he or she will deliver this statement to the person whose property is subject
to attachment in accordance with the provisions of F.S. 713. The Right, Title and Interest of the person who has contracted for the
improvement may be subject to attachment under the Construction Lien Law.
Under penalty of perjury, I hereby declare that I have completed the foregoing document and all document attached hereto
and incorporated herein by reference and that all of the information contained therein is true and correct to the best of my
By using the registered services of the online Public Portal, I hereby acknowledge that I have read and understood the above affidavit.