Installation of a fence or other similar structure to be used as protection around a swimming pool or spa at a residential location.
Required Forms & Documents
- Application for Construction Permit (1-page form) 1 original signed
- Residential Swimming Pool Safety Act Affidavit (1 original): Provides information about required safety features
- Owner-Builder Disclosure Statement (1 original, personally signed at the permit counter): Eligible Owner-Builders must complete this form in person at the time of application. Required by Florida law in order to be exempt from having to be a licensed contractor (sale or lease of the property is prohibited for 1 year from permit completion).
- Building Flat Fee: $90
- Surcharge: $4
- Zoning Review: $30 (if yard fence to act as barrier)
Licenses That Can Pull This Permit Type
- Owner-Builder: Must not rent or sell the property within one (1) year of completion of the permit.
- Certified Building
- Certified General
- Certified Residential
- Certified Swimming Pool Class A
- Certified Swimming Pool Class B
- Registered Building
- Registered General
- Registered Swimming Pool Class A
- Local Fence
- Zoning: A review the proposed work for compliance with the land development regulations. This includes zoning, setbacks and any other regulations pertaining to the location and type of structure.
- Building Plans Examiner: A review of the proposed work to ensure that the structure will be in compliance with the applicable structural requirements of the Florida Building Code. This also includes wind loads and flood loads.
Typical Inspections/Certifications/As Builts
- Zoning Final (965)
- Building Final (925): Made after all work is complete. Electrical, mechanical, plumbing, driveway and tree final inspections may be made prior to the building final inspection.
Note: Fee payments by check should be made payable to either "CCBCC" or Charlotte County Board of County Commissioners. Payments are also accepted by Mastercard or Visa credit or debit cards.