Building Department


PUBLIC NOTICE

 As per the Governor’s latest Executive Order #2021-102 and the below City of Parkland's Temporary Administrative Policy, the following protocols are in place:

  • All residents, visitors, and employees on City property outside of a building are not required to wear a mask or practice social distancing
  • All residents and visitors inside a City building are strongly encouraged to wear a mask
  • All employees must continue to wear a mask and practice social distancing while inside a City building

A 24 hour / 7 day a week drop box is set up for our customers’ convenience to avoid waiting and having to come inside.  A permit pickup cart will be in front of City Hall during operating hours for all permits ready for pickup – just call ahead to make sure your permit is out front.  For payments, please contact the Building Department to have a payment link sent to you via email.

Mission

Our mission is to safeguard the health, safety, and welfare of City residents and the business community through the enforcement of building codes and standards. To this end, we issue building permits based on approvals of plans for residential and commercial projects. 

Responsibilities


The Building Department ensures that certified inspectors:
1. Perform the required inspections in structural, electrical, plumbing, and mechanical trades
2. Schedule and track inspections for the zoning, landscaping, engineering, and fire departments
3. Issue certificates of occupancy
This division also oversees the issuance of waste hauler registrations for the community.

Inspection Requests


Inspection requests & results are available through the ETRAKIT portal online (see the instructions below). Visit the City of Parkland Request for Inspection Form to submit an online form requesting an inspection, or contact the building department at 954.753.5447. 

Directions & Portal Access Information


View Contractor and Public Electronic Permit Online Access.
View Contractor Instructions for Etrakit Online System.
View General Public Instructions for Etrakit Online System.
You can check the status of a permit by using this system. If you need a login for the system, please contact the building department at 954.753.5447 to obtain a temporary password for your company.