Building Inspection Division

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The Building Inspection Division is responsible for ensuring that existing and future developments and construction comply with the Florida Building Codes and Jacksonville's building ordinances.

Main Number
(904) 630-1100

  • Select Option 1 to schedule or inquire about an inspection
  • Select Option 2 for Zoning and Land Use
  • Select Option 3 for Building Trades, signs or landscape violations
  • Select Option 4 for Permit and Inspection Information
Office Hours are Monday through Friday, 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
We are located on the 2nd Floor of the Ed Ball Building at 214 North Hogan Street, Jacksonville, FL 32202.

Joshua Gideon,C.B.O.
Chief, Building Inspection Division
City of Jacksonville
214 North Hogan Street
Jacksonville, Florida 32202
(904) 255-8521

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