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Building is at your service for all your permit needs. We make the permitting process flexible - you can email (), drop off (by utilizing the in house drop box), or hand deliver your permit application for processing.

Once your application is processed, you can track the status of your permit when you register your building permit for e-mail notification.

Paying Building Permit Fees

Pay your permit charges online: The online payment process for Building fees is a service provided for your convenience. When your permit is in ready status, you are able to view the final permit fee and pay your permit online.

Please allow 24 hours for processing after payment. Permits paid by 2 p.m. will be available the following business day after 10:30 a.m. at the Welcome Window, 2600 Hollywood Blvd. Room 320. Your payment will be reflected on the Online Building Permit Status page within 24 hours.

NOTE: Additional fees may be required when you pick up your permit.

Pay in person: You may pay for your permit in person at the following location:

City Hall, Room 320
2600 Hollywood Boulevard
Ph: 954.921.3335

Online Inspection Requests

To access the Building’s online inspection services select Building Permit Search, enter your Permit/Process number, click Search and select inspection results.

Phone Inspection Requests

RIO is at your service 24 hours a day. Follow the easy promptings in English or Spanish and have your permit number available. Call RIO prior to midnight for next day inspections.

  • Routine Inspection Options (RIO) 954.921.3646
  • Inspections 954.921.3261
  • For overtime inspections call Building at 954.921.3335 Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
        Wednesday 8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Building Permit Inquiries

Building permit inquiries allows you to view plan review status and comments, request inspections, view inspection results and comments, pay permit fees when your permit is ready to be issued, and register your permit for e-mail notifications.

Licensed Contractor Search

Building is at your service with the licensed contractor search.
For a list of contractors, search by contractor type or by contractor’s name / business name.

The inquiry displays details for the contractors that have obtained permits within the City of Hollywood for the past 12 months.

Phil Sauer
Chief Building Official

2600 Hollywood Boulevard
Room 320
Hollywood, Florida 33022

Mailing Address:
City of Hollywood
P.O. Box 229045
Hollywood, FL 33022-9045

Ph: 954.921.3335
Fx: 954.921.3037

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday:
8:00 am -  4:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:30 pm

Plan Review Assistance
Tuesday & Thursday
8:00 am - 10:30 am