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Hours of Operation
The Building Inspection Division is open for business between the hours of 7 a.m. and 4 p.m. Monday - Friday. Building Plan Examiners are available for consultation with the public from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. daily, on a first come, first serve basis.

The City of Jacksonville Building Division is currently enforcing the 2010 Florida Building Code . You can view an online copy here.


Life Safety Code:
National Fire Protection Association
11 Tracy Drive
Avon, MA 02322
Phone: (800) 344-3555
Website:
http://www.nfpa.org/

Local Zoning Code information
Planning and Development
Ed Ball Building
214 Hogan Street North Suite 200
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Website: Zoning Code

656 Part 12. Landscape and Tree Protection Regulations

Subpart A. General Provisions

Sec. 656.1201. Short Title.

Sec. 656.1202. Declaration of legislative intent and public policy.

Sec. 656.1203. Definitions.

 

State Statutes
Chapter 471, Florida Statutes, Engineering
Chapter 481, Florida Statutes, Architecture, Interior Design and Landscape Architecture
Chapter 489, Florida Statutes, Contracting
Chapter 553, Florida Statutes, Building Construction Standards
Chapter 468, Part XII, Florida Statutes, Building Code Administrators and Inspectors

State contacts:
Main number (850) 487-1824

BUILDING CODE/STRUCTURAL - Mo Madani 850-921-2247, Bruce Ketcham 850-410-1568, or Jon Caudill 850-921-2282.
 
ACCESSIBILITY - Mary-Kathryn Smith 850-410-2598, Bruce Ketcham 850-410-1568.
 
PLUMBING/GAS - Dennis Harquail 850-410-1566, Jon Caudill 850-921-2282, Mary-Kathryn Smith 850-410-2598.
 
MECHANICAL/ENERGY - Ann Stanton 850-488-0964, Jon Caudill 850-921-2282.
 
PRODUCT APPROVAL – All Product Approval applications are reviewed by Theodore (Ted) Berman, PE: manager@arnoldmv.com of A and A. Arnold and Associates, Inc. For Product Approval general questions and online application or product search support, call (305) 362-7575 and ask to speak to Verda La Rue, verda@arnoldmv.com For Program/Rule 9B-72 questions, contact Buster Case at 850-922-9160 ***For Building Code Information System or Website Questions, call Jim Hammers 850-922-5956.
 
PROTOTYPE BUILDINGS - Call Bruce Ketcham at (850) 410-1568
 
BUILDING FIRE SAFETY - Mo Madani 850-921-2247.
 
ELECTRICAL - Dennis Harquail 850-410-1566, Jon Caudill 850-921-2282
 
MANUFACTURED BUILDING INSIGNIAS - Sandi Curlee: 850-922-6074
 
DECLARATORY STATEMENTS AND LOCAL CODE AMENDMENTS - Barbara Clampett 850-922-1870.

MANUFACTURED BUILDINGS/ADMINISTRATIVE CONTRACTS - Mike Ashworth - 850-922-6075
City of Jacksonville Professional Staff

Thomas H. Goldsbury, P.E., C.B.O., LEED AP
Acting Chief, Building Inspection Division
City of Jacksonville
214 North Hogan Street
Jacksonville, Florida 32202
TomG@coj.net


Applicable Code and Enforcing Agency
:
The following Model Codes and Ordinances are to be used for the design and construction of all projects in Duval County:

Building Code: 2010 Florida Building Code:


Plan Reviewers:
Chad Griffin Phone: (904) 255-8524
Sandy Rosenblatt Phone: (904) 255-8515
Art Barthlow Phone: (904) 255-8513
Ashby Trevey Phone: (904) 255-8532
Tad Lewek Phone: (904) 255-8517
Terry Cotter Phone: (904) 255-8511
Mike Hill Phone: (904) 255-8518
Mark Mathews Phone: (904) 255-8522

Plumbing Code: 2010 Florida Plumbing Code:
Phone: (904) 255-8546 Contact: Mike Robbins (Inspections)

Electrical Code: 2008 National Electric Code:
Phone: (904) 255-8567 Contact: Jimmy Douglas (Inspections)

Mechanical Code: 2010 Florida Mechanical Code:
Phone: (904) 255-8568 Contact: Eric Pardee (Inspections)

Gas Code: 2010 Florida Fuel-Gas Code:
Phone: (904) 255-8568 Contact: Eric Pardee (Inspections)

Signage Ordinance:
Phone: (904) 255-8365 Contact: Larry Donahue

Landscaping:
Phone: (904) 255-8503 Contact: Michael Byrd
Phone: (904) 255-8503 Contact: Michael Byrd

Code Enforcement:
Phone: (904) 255-8365 Contact: Larry Donahue
Phone: (904) 255-8364 Contact: Donnie Rees
Enforcing Agency:
Building Inspection Division
214 N. Hogan Street 2nd Floor
Jacksonville , FL 32202

Fire Code: 2010 Florida Fire Prevention Code:
Phone: (904) 255-8320 Contact: Bob Ratliff
Enforcing Agency:
City of Jacksonville Fire Department
214 N. Hogan Street Room 281-A
Jacksonville , FL 32202

Environmental Protection:
Phone: (904) 630-4900
Enforcing Agency:
Environmental Protection Board
421 West Church Street, Suite 412
Jacksonville, FL 32202

Driveway Regulations:
Phone: (904) 255-8310 Contact: Mike Sands
Enforcing Agency:
City of Jacksonville Engineering Dept.
214 N. Hogan Street Room 2100
Jacksonville , FL 32202

Health Code:
Phone: (904) 253-1284
Enforcing Agency:
Public Health (septic tank permits)
900 University Boulevard
Jacksonville, FL 32203

Zoning Code:
Phone: (904) 255-8300 Contact: Zoning Assistants
Enforcing Agency:
Municipal Code Compliance
407 North Laura St., 2nd Floor, Suite 200
Jacksonville, FL 32202
(904) 255-7000 Fax: (904) 588-0510

Concurrency Management System Office:
Phone: (904) 255-8318 Contact: Steve Smith
Enforcing Agency:
Planning and Development-Concurrency Department
214 N. Hogan Street Room 131
Jacksonville , FL 32202

Planning Department:
Calvin Burney
Chief, Current Planning Division
Ed Ball Building
214 N. Hogan Street, Suite 300
Jacksonville, FL 32202
(904) 255-7800

 

 

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