Building Division

Building Division to Begin Collecting Sanitation Impact Fees

On February 7, the Building Division will begin collecting sanitation impact fees on new construction, as authorized by Ordinance No. 1755-2019. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the City of Rockledge Building Division at 321.221.7540 x 114.

Revised Building & Permitting Fees Take Effect October 1, 2017

On September 6, 2017, City Council approved Ordinance No. 1713-2017, which provided for modifications to building and permitting fees. Please refer to the revised fee schedule (PDF) for additional details on the new fees, which become effective on October 1, 2017.

The City of Rockledge is a designated participant in Simplified, Nimble, Accelerated Permitting (S.N.A.P.), a program fostered by the Economic Development Commission of Florida’s Space Coast, and supports the Open for Business initiative, the nation’s first regional streamlined permitting initiative.

The Rockledge Building Department protects the citizens of Rockledge by the enforcement of the Florida Building Code and the National Electrical Code.

It is department policy to make every effort to assist citizens, both inside and outside of the office, with any problems or questions they may have.

Services Provided

Services offered by the Building Department include the issuance of building permits and inspections for all types of construction, including:

  • Commercial building
  • Commercial renovations
  • Construction trailer
  • Driveways / pavers
  • Electrical upgrade
  • Fence
  • Fire alarms / sprinklers
  • Flood zone determinations
  • Gas water heater
  • Generators
  • Manufactured home setup
  • Pool screen enclosures
  • Re-roofs
  • Review site plans and building plans
  • Room addition
  • Sewer repair
  • Signs, all types
  • Single family residences
  • Swimming pool
  • Tree removal permits
  • Utility shed
  • Windows, exterior doors, garage doors, and shutter installation