Building Services

Mission Statement

The mission of the Building Services Division is to enhance the quality of life for the citizens of Oviedo through the adoption and enforcement of building standards that impact the public health, safety and welfare; and through the implementation and regulation of zoning standards.


Building Services is responsible for the permitting and review of all building construction plans and specifications for compliance with state, federal and local codes; and for conducting inspections applicable to the approved plans.

Contractor Liability Insurance Forms

Contractor Liability Insurance Forms are to be mailed or faxed to the Building Department.

Building Permit Online Access

Building Permit online access

Building Services Fees Effective 10/1/22 (Res 4248-22)

Building Permit Fee
$8.00 per $1,000 valuation or fraction thereof; minimum $50.00
Processing Fee
New Single Family Residential Detached: $200

All Others: 50% of building permit fee: minimum $50.00
Electrical Permit
$50.00 plus $0.20 per service amperage rating
Mechanical Permit
$50.00 for $0 to $2,000 valuation plus $6.00 for each additional $1,000 valuation
Plumbing Permit
$50.00 plus $3.00 per fixture
Plan Review Fee
50% of permit fee when valuation exceeds $1,000
State Surcharge Fee
Florida Statutes 468.631 & 553.721
2.5% of all permit and plan review fees, minimum $4.00
Plan Re-Submittal Fee
Single Family Residential/Duplex/Pool/Screen Enclosure: $25.00 each

Commercial/Industrial/Multi-Family: $35.00 per affected page
Re-Inspection Fee
$50.00 each re-inspection
Duplicate Service Fee
Duplicate Permit Card: $10.00 per permit card

Re-stamp of plans, energy calculations, and/or site plans: $50.00
Contractor Transfer Fee
Temporary Certificate of Occupancy (TCO) Fee$170. The TCO fee shall be charged for TCO issuance and each extension, until a certificate of completion/occupancy is issued