City Home  > LFD >Permits & Inspections

How to Apply and Submit

Its easier than ever to apply for permits with the Lakeland Fire Department. 

  1. Find the application(s) and information you need from the tabs to the left
  2. Download the applicable form
  3. Complete the form and attach required documents (if applicable) 
  4. Submit via email or in person

It is that simple!  Applications must be submitted with associated fees (if applicable). Complete applications can be emailed directly to fsm@lakelandgov.net for quick and easy processing. Applications may also be submitted in person at Fire Safety Management offices located at 701 E Main Street, Lakeland, FL 33801If emailing your complete application, fees may be mailed or dropped off in person at FSM offices. 

Download the City of Lakeland's Fire Protection Ordinance here

ORDINANCE NO. 5492
AN ORDINANCE RELATING TO FIRE PROTECTION;
MAKING FINDINGS; ADOPTING THE FLORIDA FIRE
PREVENTION CODE, 5th EDITION, WITH
MODIFICATIONS; REPEALING ORDINANCE 5292;
PROVIDING FOR SEVERABILITY; PROVIDING AN
EFFECTIVE DATE.

 

Permit Fees

Fees are associated with several permits. If you are completing an application for a permit please refer to the fee list available here

It is the responsibility of the permit applicants to provide payment for the fee. Applications will not be processed until applicable fees are received. 

For additional information call the Fire Safety Management division at:
(863) 834-8201

Fee Schedule