Palm Beach County Building Department

Find Palm Beach County Florida building departments, planning, permits, zoning, and inspections. Building Departments provide information on certificates of occupancy (CO), building codes, construction codes, inspections, safety, violations, permits, community planning, zoning laws, regulations, ordinances, maps, and land use.


Boca Raton Zoning 201 West Palmetto Park Road Boca Raton FL 33432 561-393-7792


Boynton Beach Planning and Zoning Department 100 East Boynton Beach Boulevard Boynton Beach FL 33435 561-742-6260

Delray Beach Building Department 100 Northwest 1st Avenue Delray Beach FL 33444 561-243-7200

Delray Beach Planning and Zoning Department 100 Northwest 1st Avenue Delray Beach FL 33444 561-243-7040

Greenacres City Permits 5800 Melaleuca Lane Greenacres FL 33463 561-642-2052

Greenacres Planning and Zoning Department 5800 Melaleuca Lane Greenacres FL 33463 561-642-2054

Lake Park Town Zoning 645 Prosperity Farms Road North Palm Beach FL 33408 561-691-3440

Lake Worth Zoning 7 North Dixie Highway Lake Worth FL 33460 561-586-1691

Lantana Town Building Department 318 South Dixie Highway Lantana FL 33462 561-540-5780

Palm Beach County Building Department 2300 North Jog Road West Palm Beach FL 33411 561-233-5050

Palm Beach County Building Department 3188 PGA Boulevard Palm Beach Gardens FL 33410 561-624-6680

Palm Beach County Planning and Zoning Department 2976 Florida 15 Belle Glade FL 33430 561-996-1650

Palm Beach County Planning and Zoning Department 2300 North Jog Road West Palm Beach FL 33411 561-233-5200

Palm Beach Planning and Zoning Department 360 South County Road Palm Beach FL 33480 561-838-5430

Palm Beach Planning and Zoning Department 345 South Congress Avenue Delray Beach FL 33445 561-276-1284

Palm Springs Zoning 226 Cypress Lane Lake Worth FL 33461 561-965-4016

Riviera Beach Zoning 600 West Blue Heron Boulevard West Palm Beach FL 33404 561-845-4060

Royal Palm Beach Planning Department 1050 Royal Palm Beach Boulevard Royal Palm Beach FL 33411 561-790-5131

Royal Palm Beach Village Zoning 1050 Royal Palm Beach Boulevard Royal Palm Beach FL 33411 561-790-5144

South Bay Building Department 335 Southwest 2nd Avenue South Bay FL 33493 561-996-6751

About the Palm Beach County Building Department

Building Departments in Palm Beach County, FL are responsible for ensuring safe construction of buildings located in their jurisdictions. Building Departments create building codes and standards for building construction to ensure building safety. The Palm Beach County DOB is involved in all aspects of construction, including zoning laws, design requirements, building materials, trade and professional license regulation.

You may contact the Building Department for questions about:
  • Palm Beach County, Florida building inspection records
  • Contractor license searches
  • Palm Beach County building codes
  • Building permit violations, appeals, and fines
  • Construction permits and building ordinances
  • Palm Beach County, FL zoning laws and requirements
Palm Beach County Public Property Records

The Department of Buildings makes public records available upon request including building and property records, construction permits, inspection reports and logs, violations, complains and zoning ordinances.

Building Code Enforcement

Palm Beach County Building Departments create and enforce building, planning and zoning regulations. The DOB enforces these codes through inspections and levies fines and fees for buildings that are not in compliance with local law. The Office also provides training and certification for building inspectors who enforce local law through building inspections.

Palm Beach County, Florida Building & Construction Permits

Building Departments in Palm Beach County are tasked with enforcing local building codes as well as any zoning and planning standards required by state laws and statutes. The Department reviews construction and design plans prior to construction and awards permits to legal construction projects. Palm Beach County building inspectors ensure construction and buildings are in compliance of building code before, during and after construction has been completed. Building Departments also inspect new construction prior to occupancy is permitted and award certificates of occupancy to buildings that meet requirements.

Building Safety & Maintenance

Palm Beach County Building Departments routinely inspect buildings and structures in Florida to ensure they are in compliance of local code and safe for occupancy. The Department inspects buildings after damage due to fire, natural disaster or whenever damage may render a structure unsafe to occupy. If a building is determined unsafe for occupancy, inspectors have the authority to condemn buildings until improvements are made.