April 13, 2018
Building Safety Month (BSM) is a public awareness campaign celebrated by jurisdictions worldwide during the month of May for the past 38 years to help individuals, families and businesses understand what it takes to create safe and sustainable structures. The campaign reinforces the need for the adoption of modern, regularly-updated building codes, a strong and efficient system of code enforcement and a well-trained, professional workforce to maintain the system.
Contractor Deposit Accounts
Contractor deposit/escrow accounts can be established with the Nassau County Building Department. These accounts may be used for permit fees, re-inspection fees, and licensing renewals in lieu of check, cash, or money order. Contact the Nassau County Building Department for a deposit/escrow account form and additional information at 904-491-7337.
Swimming Pool Safety Inspection
JUNE 24, 2010
Effective July 1, 2010 a Swimming Pool Safety Inspection must be completed after all components of the required barrier system have been installed in compliance with State Statute 515 and Florida Residential Code Chapter 41, Section R4101.19 prior to filling the pool with water.
July 25th, 2011
Exemption of single family residences who perform their own construction of porches, decks, patios and storage sheds on their property; The building should not exceed (250) two hundred and fifty square feet in area. The owner must reside at the single-family residence or mobile home. Call office for more information.