Building Department

(256) 760-6325
Building Department
Municipal Building Room 216
110 West College Street
Florence, AL 35630

Is there a maintenance checklist for existing residential structures/properties?

Am I within the jurisdiction of the City of Florence Building Department?

Who assigns my street address?

How is my property zoned?

When is a building permit required?

Can I do the work myself?

How is a permit obtained, and how long does the process take?

How long is a permit valid?

What is the cost of a permit?

Why do I need a permit if the job is not inside the City Limits?

When are drawings required?

Are drawings required to obtain a sign permit?

When is an inspection required?

How is an inspection obtained?