The following documents and information must be submitted and a permit issued before building can begin:
Permit Application: All Information must be completed, except zoning classification, flood zone and map page. The legal description of the property must be provided along with the Parcel I.D. number. These can be obtained by pulling up the Real Property Record from the Property Appraiser or by contacting the Property Appraiser.
Survey: Two (2) signed and sealed surveys, less than a year old along with topographical survey.
Site Plans: Three (3) site plans showing the proposed structure(s), the setbacks from the structure to the property lines, seawall, or mean highwater line to the structure, any easements on the property, and street names. Include one (1) site plan for ROW review showing proposed driveway.
Subcontractor Worksheet: Complete if property owner/contractor is hiring a subcontractor to perform any electric, plumbing, roofing, etc. Remember, if you are entering into a contract with an individual to perform work, the individuals are required to be a licensed contractor with the Charlotte County Licensing Office.
Fire Hydrant Affidavit: Notarized affidavit stating public access to water and fire hydrants.
Construction Plans: Two (2) complete signed and sealed construction plans including truss layouts/conventional framing details.
Energy Calculations: Two (2) sets of signed energy calculations including Manual "J." Make sure both owner agent and preparer's signatures are completed and one extra coversheet is submitted for the state.
Englewood Fire District Receipt: If the property is located within the Englewood Fire District, a receipt for payment from the Englewood Fire District is required.
Septic Tank Permit: This is obtained from the Charlotte County Health Department, Environmental Health Section.
Owner/Builder Affidavit: A completed and notarized affidavit stating the owner's permitting responsibilities.