Permit and Inspection Utilization Report

Direct and indirect costs incurred by the City of Sunny Isles Beach to enforce the Florida Building Code:

Cost ItemTotal
Personnel Cost$2,341,889
Operating Cost$212,529
Capital Outlay$13,519
Total Direct Cost$2,567,937
Indirect Cost (Transfers)$850,000
Total Cost$3,417,937

Permit and inspection utilization:

Number of...Total
Building permit applications submitted6,000
Building permits issued/approved5,685
Building inspections requested11,198
Building inspections conducted10,482
Building reinspections requested18,583
Building reinspections conducted18.006
Building inspections conducted by private provider15
Audits conducted by the local government of private provider building inspections15
Personnel dedicated by the City to enforce the Florida Building Code, issue building permits, and conducted inspections (expressed in full-time equivalents)21.50


Revenue derived from permit/inspection-related fees$4,110,833
Revenue derived from permit/inspection-related fines/violations$0
Investment earnings from revenue derived from permit/inspections-related fees and fines$209,048
Balances carried forward by the City$5,860,567
Balances refunded by the City$0
Revenue derived from other sources, including local government general revenue$58,950