Building Division

The City of Sanford Building Division is dedicated to providing reliable customer service for all of your permitting needs as well as ensuring safety for all of our residents through strict enforcement of the Florida Building Code, State Statutes and City Ordinances.  

** Please Note**

All Building Permitting and information is on the Citizenserve online portal.  You can also check the status of your permit, pay fees, view policies, view submittal requirements, download forms or schedule inspections through Citizenserve.  

To access the Citizenserve Online Customer Portal please click on the following link:

 Citizenserve - Sanford.

All plan review is electronic, requiring digital signatures from the design professional.  Paper plans are no longer accepted.  Please visit the Submittal Requirements page for Electronic Plan Review Policy and Procedures.   


The Current Building Codes in Effect are the 2017 Florida Building Code and the 2014 National Electric Code.  All plans submitted must be designed to meet the current code editions. 

Thank you.

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