Building Permit Process
Same Day Permits
Doors & Windows
Security / Fire System
Same Day Permits only require submitting a Building Permit Application
Extensive Review Permits
Add-On Structures* (Garage/Screen Enclosure/Pole Barn/Shed**)
New Residence / Commercial Building*
Pools & Enclosures*
Permanent Structure Demolition
Extensive Review Permits require submitting a site plan with the Building Permit Application
*Requires submission of drainage plan for review. Drainage plan MUST be drafted by licensed engineer or surveyor.
** Drainage plan not required for pre-fabricated sheds unless placed on new slab.
Step-by-Step Application Process
Applicant submits a Dade City Building Permit Application with site plan and drainage plan to San Antonio. Drainage plan must be electronic copy, if required.
Applications and supporting documents are emailed to email@example.com or dropped off at City Hall
Same day permits are issued a Zoning Permit approval letter by staff upon collection of $25 review fee.
Extensive review permits are sent to the Building & Zoning Commissioner for review. If required, copies of site and drainage plan are sent to the City's consulting engineer for review.
Permits approved by Building & Zoning Commissioner (and engineering consultant if necessary) are issued a Zoning Permit approval letter upon collection of $175 review fee ($325 for lots over 1 acre)
Applicant take original application, supporting documents, and Zoning Permit to Dade City Building Department for issuance of building permit and scheduling of inspections.
Projects requiring Certificate of Occupancy from Dade City must have a signed Certificate of Final Review issued by the City of San Antonio.
Accessory use setbacks
3 feet rear property line
5 feet side property lines
No more than 30% of rear yard used
If you have any questions or concerns regarding the building permit application process contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 352-588-2127