Building Department

The City of Cedar Key contracts with Florida Municipal Service for building related matters.

Building Department Hours

Hours: Monday – Friday 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m

To set up an inspection / appointment:

Jennifer Sylvester, Building Department
Office Phone: (352) 543-5132

The Building Inspector is available each Thursday at City Hall by appointment.

Building permits are issued each Thursday at City Hall.

To begin the permitting process, submit your Building Permit / Permit Checklist in person to the Building Department for review.

For guidance in completing the package, see Building Permit / Permit Checklist in the forms section of this website and The Laws of Cedar Key.

Building Permit / Permit Checklist
Ordinance 485 Flood Plain Management
Tree Permit Application
Standards for Rehabilitation and Guidelines for Rehabilitating Historic Buildings
Product Approval Rule 9B-72
Building Permit Extensions
Land Use Application
Dog Friendly Dining Permit
AC Permit
Pool Requirements Notice
Hurricane Mitigation Retrofits for Re-Roofing
Historic District Map