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City of Davenport Permits

To view license requirements, definition, exams, books, and classes, please visit Polk County.


For more information about the permitting fees, please visit the City of Davenport Permit fees


The following are all Trades you are able to apply for:

  • Electrical
  • Irrigation
  • Mechanical
  • Plumbing
  • Pool
  • Roof

Submission Checklist

The following is a checklist for the Building Permit.

  • Building Permit Application
  • Notice of Commencement
  • Set of building plan
  • Survey Site Plan/Boundary Survey or Plot Plan
  • Truss Engineering Plans and Layout
  • Florida Energy Calculations
  • Florida Product Approval Number
  • Approved Septic Tank Permit
  • Plumbing Riser Layout
  • HVAC Layout
  • CD or Flash Drive required

Notice of Commencement

The Following is a checklist for Notice of Commencement

  • Description of Property
  • General description of improvement
  • Owner information
  • Contractor
  • Surety
  • Lender

Contractors may review the status of a permit, request inspections for a permit or check results of inspections on a permit through the Contractor Portal