Building Department

Mission Statement

To provide for the life, safety and welfare of our Village through efficient, unbiased enforcement of industry standards in the building environment and to ensure professional, knowledgeable, and comprehensive plan review and inspection in a timely fashion.

Services Offered

Notice to Contractors

The Village of Tequesta Building Department accepts building permit applications online or via email.  Step-by-step permit application instructions.

If you would like to request an inspection during this time, please schedule online or call Building Department personnel at (561) 768-0450 at least 24-hours in advance of the requested inspection date. Inspection requests will be reviewed by the Building Official on a case-by-case basis, taking into consideration the health and safety of the Village community.  For interior inspections, contractors may submit photos and/or videos via email.  Requests for video inspections via FaceTime may be made by calling (561) 768-0450.  Please call the Building Department if you have any questions.

The 2020 Florida Building Code, 7th Edition - Effective January 1, 2021