Permitting for Marine Construction

What types of permitting do you need for your marine construction project?

A local, state, and federal permit is often required for your marine construction project.

Local

The local permit is issued by your local city, town, or county

State

The state permit is typically issued by Department of Environmental Protection

Federal

The federal permit is typically issued by Army Corp of Engineers

Local Permitting Agencies

Reference information for contacting these agencies or tracking your permit status.

Lee County

https://www.leegov.com/

Click Here for Lee County Code

Click Here for Lee County Search 

Contact Information:

Lee County Building Department
1825 Hendry Street
Fort Myers, Florida 33901
Phone: (239) 335-2218
Fax: (239) 335-2243

City of Cape Coral

http://www.capecoral.net/

Click Here for Cape Coral Code (Section 3.16)

 

Contact Information:

City of Cape Coral Community Development
1015 Cultural Park Boulevard
Cape Coral, Florida 33990
Planning Division Phone: (239) 574-0552
Building Division Phone: (239) 574-0549
Permitting Division Phone: (239) 574-0546

City of Fort Myers

https://eservices.cityftmyers.com/iviewpermitinquiry/default.aspx

Click Here for Fort Myers Code (Section 118-546)

 

Contact Information:

Community Development Facility
1825 Hendry Street
Fort Myers, Florida 33901
Phone: (239) 332-6630

City of Sanibel

http://www.mysanibel.com

Click Here for City of Sanibel Code
(Division 2 - Accessory Structure)

 

Contact Information:

City of Sanibel
800 Dunlop Road
Sanibel, Florida 33957
Phone: (239) 472-4135
Fax: (239) 472-3065

State & Federal Permitting Agencies

Reference information for contacting these agencies or tracking your permit status.

Army Corp of Engineers

http://www.saj.usace.army.mil/permit/index.html

1520 Royal Palm Square Boulevard, Suite #310
Fort Myers, Florida 33919
Phone: (239) 334-1975
Fax: (239) 334-0797

Florida Department of Environmental 
Protection

http://www.dep.state.fl.us

South District
2295 Victoria Street, Suite #364
Fort Myers, Florida 33901
Phone: (239) 332-6975
Fax: (239) 332-6969

South Florida Water Managment District

http://www.sfwmd.gov/site/index.php

2301 McGregor Boulevard
Fort Myers, Florida 33901
Phone: (239) 338-2929
Fax: (239) 338-2936
Toll Free: (800) 248-1201