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Building Inspection Division

City Hall
228 South Massachusetts Avenue
Lakeland, FL  33801 (Map It!)
Ph: (863) 834-6012
Fx: (863) 834-6091
email: Building Inspection

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If you do not intend to do the work yourself and have been asked by someone without a contractor's license to pull the permit, you are at risk of financial harm.

Not only is it dangerous, but it's against the law.

Is it worth it?

Codes Used

Florida Building Codes - Currently using 5th Edition (2014)

Florida Building Code

Florida Fire Prevention Code

5th Edition (2014) Effective June 30, 2015

Building  Modifications Pt. 1 
Existing Building Modifications Pt. 2
Residential Modifications Pt. 3 

Agency Regulations

International Codes Council

The Code of the City of Lakeland

City of Lakeland Land Development Code

City of Lakeland Public Works Engineering Standards

2011 National Electric Code

Code Books can be obtained from the following sources:

Building Officials Association of Florida

International Codes Council