What Building Code is used in the City of Pembroke Pines?

The City of Pembroke Pines follows the 2020 Florida Building Code with the Broward County Administrative Provisions and is located in the High Velocity Hurricane Zone (HVHZ) with all structures considered in Exposure Category C, unless Exposure Category D applies, as defined in Section 26.7 of ASCE 7.

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1. How do I know if my contractor obtained a Building Permit?
2. How long will it take to issue my permit?
3. As a contractor, what documents are required to register with the city?
4. Can I apply for an Owner-Builder Permit?
5. Do I need a permit to enclose a patio or carport with an existing roof?
6. Can I make changes to my permit after it has been issued?
7. Do I have to display my permit card?
8. How do I apply for a permit?
9. Does my Building Permit expire?
10. How do I make changes to my permit while it is still under review?
11. If I file a special inspector form, why can’t the City inspector do my inspection?
12. Is a permit required for a wireless burglar alarm / battery operated alarm?
13. What Building Code is used in the City of Pembroke Pines?
14. What documents do I need to obtain a permit for additions / renovations?
15. What signatures are required on my application?
16. When do I need to get a building permit?
17. How can I schedule or cancel a Building Inspection?