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Building Department

The Sunny Isles Beach Building Department is here to help individuals, families and businesses understand what it takes to create safe and sustainable structures. Building permitting can often seem complex and daunting, however, it is an important and necessary process, which allows the building department to ensure the safety of all our residents and visitors. The information below can be used as a guide to assist you in deciphering this process. Information on why and when building permits are needed, where they can be obtained, how to keep your best interests at the forefront, and online resources to help ease the process are featured.

For more information about building permitting and the SIB Building Department or to schedule an inspection, call 305.947.2150.

Building Permits

The Permitting Process

Most Common Types of Permits: Requirements

Indoor Permitting

Outdoor Permitting

The Importance of Hiring Licensed Contractors

40 Years or Older Recertification