City of Miramar Contractor Permits
To view license requirements, definition, exams, books, and classes, please visit the Broward County Licenses page.
In the city of Miramar you need a permit to: build a new building; build an addition; build or install a shed; enclose a carport; convert a garage; change doors or windows; remodel the interior of the building; install a canopy; install shutters; repair or replace a roof; change or repair the electric or water service lines; install a security system; install a satellite dish (except mini-dishes); change a water heater; install ANYTHING electric that isn’t just plugged in; build a porch; build a patio; build a screen room; build a pool or spa; install a fence; pour a driveway or sidewalk; apply siding or soffit/fascia; install air conditioning equipment; install or certify a backflow preventer on your waterline; add plumbing fixtures; change a sewer line.
Contractors who are already registered with the city may activate their account through the Online Permit Portal.
For more information on fees, please visit the Schedule of Permit Fees for Construction Form.