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City of Palmetto Permits

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


Residnetial Re Roof

The following items are required for the submission of a residential application.

  • Roof sheathing must have the required fasting
  • The chosen method of underlayment installation and fastening as per the manufacturer installation instructions
  • Underlayment fastening must meet FBC code requirements installation direction
  • Show Valley installation and fastening if required
  • Off ridge vents, exhaust vents, boots, or any other vents installed on the roof must show the fastening and the application of asphalt roof cement
  • Show starter strip with appropriate fastening
  • Asphalt shingles must lead to appropriate fastening per manufacturer installation
  • Show vertical sidewall flashing along with the fastening

Fee Refund

  • Date of request
  • Permit Number
  • Permit applied date
  • Permit issued date
  • Requesters name
  • Reason for refund

Extension Request

  • Permit Number
  • Job address
  • Emailed address
  • Reason permit extension

Portable Sign

  • On-site temporary signs used for grand openings of businesses and other short-term events may be authorized for a display period of no more than thirty (30) days per occasion/ event when accessory to the authorized land use
  • A maximum of three (3) temporary signs shall be allowed per parcel per time period, one of which may be a balloon or air-activated sign
  • Temporary signs may not exceed a total of thirty (30) square feet in area
  • No more than four (4) temporary sign permits shall be issued for the same parcel during any calendar year, with a minimum of thirty (30) days between permits
  • A copy of this permit must be kept on-site for the 30 days of this permit
  • In addition, all temporary signage must be clear of all rights-of-way, parcel lines, and overhead utility lines. All signs shall be adequately secured to the ground or building to prevent horizontal movement

Notice of Commencement

  • Description of Property
  • General description of improvement
  • Owner Information
  • Contractor Infomration
  • Surety Infomration
  • Lender

Residential Swimming Pool, Spa and Hot Tub Safety Act of Notice

  • The pool with a complete plumbing plan showing the location of the mechanical equipment and the plumbing lines, vent lines, pipe sizes, flow rates, and pressures
  • The layout of the pool with dimensions showing steps swim outs, ladders, and other features
  • The spa with a plumbing plan
  • The deck with dimension showing a relationship to the house
  • Location of windows and doors that have access to the pool from the house
  • The location of the child barrier fence