City of Tamarac Permit Information

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Permit Submittal Requirements for the City of Tamarac:

BROWARD COUNTY ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION DIVISION
EPD submittal / Approval required prior to Bldg Dept submittal.  Apply 'on-line' for Security Code & Application Number. Walk-thru review. Impact Fees will be determined, if any. Submit Asbestos form if Interior only or if renovation / addition.

ELEVATOR
Broward County Elevator submittal / Approval required prior to Bldg Dept submittal. Submit plans only for review, Application not required. Allow 1 week review time. Plans can be submitted online using ePermits system.

NOTICE OF COMMENCEMENT
Recorded NOC required prior to Bldg Dept submittal.  Record NOC at County Recording office. Secure 2 Certified copies.  If value of Work is under $2,500, NOC Not required. NOC requried to be sumitted before permit is issued.

PERMIT APPLICATION
Color Application must be secured from Bldg Dept.  Must submit a signed 'Cost of Construction' Affidavit. Applications can be downloaded from our Bldg Dept Website and submitted online using the ePermits system.

SURVEYS
Current signed and sealed copies required.  None required if interiors only.

ENERGY CALCULATIONS
Must be signed and sealed by engineer.  None required if interiors only.

SPECIAL INSPECTION FORMS
Must be signed and sealed by engineer and must be signed by Owner.  Special Inspector forms must show type of inspections to be performed by the Special Inspector.  Non required if interior only.

STRUCTURAL CALCS
Must be signed and sealed by engineer.  None required if interiors only.

ORIGINAL DEVELOPMENT REVIEW COMMITTEE PLANS
Must submit stamped / original signed Approved plans. Once approved by DRC, DRC plans are not required to submitted for building permits  Approvals are documented in the ePermits system.  None required if Interiors only.

OWNER/AGENT LETTER
Letter must have Owner and Agent notarized signatures.

NUMBER OF SETS
Two sets. Tamarac uses ePermits system. No paper plans are required. Plans can be submitted via the ePermits system. If paper plans are submitted, (up to 3 large pages) we will convert them into the Electronic system for an additional charge. Permits having more than 3 large pages shall be submitted on line or brought in on a flash drive or CD.

TRADE APPLICATIONS

Must be in Black ink. Values, SF & Quantities required. Must be signed by Owner & trade Contractor.  Copy of Lic & Insurance is required. All applications and paperwork submitted by Trade Contractors can be submitted online using the ePermits system.

NOTICE OF ACCEPTANCE
Must be reviewed and approved by architect if they are part of a desingned set of plans .   Windows, Doors, Louvers, Shutters, etc. If the NOA's are for a replacement permits for Windows, Doors, Re-roof, etc. they are not required to have the approval of the architect. They can be submitted online.

ROOF CALCULATIONS (HVC)
Must be complete package with roof NOA's and roof plan.  None required if Interiors only.

ROOF TRUSS SHOP DRAWINGS
Must be s/s by engineer and include all calcs.

FIRE SPRINKLER ALARM DRAWINGS
Must have hydraulic calcs and cut sheets of all devices and panels.

COMMENTS
REVISIONS: 
Need Architect's Narrative. Need clouds and deltas. “Predevelopment meetings available upon request”. Building Department is a peperless department as of Marc 2014. All permits are done electronically via the ePermits system. All paperwork required for a permit shall be submitted online. All reviews are also done online with the customer having the ability to view the comments live via the computer.