Building & Permitting
The City of Cocoa Building Division is dedicated to providing reliable customer service for all of your permitting needs as well as ensuring safety for all of our residents through strict enforcement of the Florida Building code, State Statutes and City Ordinances.
(Click the button above to visit the Citizenserve online permitting portal.)
The City of Cocoa is now offering online permitting services. You can apply for a permit, download forms, upload all required documents, check the status of your permit, pay fees, view policies, view submittal requirements and schedule inspections through our new online portal, powered by Citizenserve.
You can now apply online for the following permits:
|Plumbing||Aluminum Carport / Patio / Screen Enclosure|
|Exterior Siding||Fences or Masonry Wall|
|Garage Door||Hurricane Shutters|
|HVAC (replacement only)||Land Clearing|
|Lawn Irrigation||Retaining Wall|
|Roof (replacement only)||Sign (non-illuminated) and (temporary)|
|Spa (electric fee only)||Swimming Pool (above ground)|
|Swimming Pool Repair||Tent (Temporary)|
Don't see your permit type above: Visit the all other permits page to view the other types of permits available and how to apply. Also, click here to search all permits applied for prior to March 1, 2021.
All permit applications will still be accepted via email or in person. The City will begin offering online permitting for ALL permits in the next few months. Please continue to check back to our website for updates.
The city reserves the right to require that the applicant submit additional information to the extent the information is required to determine that the construction will be completed in accordance with all applicable law.
Telephone: 321.433.8501 or 321.433.8502
Office: 65 Stone Street, Cocoa, FL 32922
Office Hours: M-F - 8:00AM - 5:00PM (Payments accepted between 8:00AM and 3:00PM)
All permits applied for on or after December 31, 2020 will be required to meet the 2020 Florida Building Code and the 2017 National Electric Code.
We'd like your feedback on how we are doing. Please fill out the Community Services Customer Service Survey.
FEMA Flood Zone Information
Updated flood zone information and map drawings are available from the following link. The maps are large and will take time to open.