The City of Jacksonville has an Ordinance Code for Noise Control, Chapter 368, which may affect your construction project. If you would like information on how to download the application to construct or operate a noise source, or to download the form to apply for a variance from the Environmental Protection Board Rules, please use the following link:

Application for a variance from the Environmental Protection Board Rules (PDF 7 pgs/335kb).

If you have any questions, Please contact:

James A Richardson, II 
Environmental Protection Board Administrator
City of Jacksonville – Neighborhoods Department
214 N Hogan Street – Suite 500
Jacksonville, Fl 32202
Direct Line:  (904) 255-7213
Fax:  (904) 630-8393

For additional information on noise control, please see:

Chapter 368.301 of the Ordinance Code of the City of Jacksonville
Jacksonville Environmental Protection Board: Rule 4, Noise Pollution Control
Environmental Quality Division, Air Quality Section