Building & Zoning Department


Mission Statement

The Building Department duties are to enforce the local and state codes regarding the construction and maintenance of the buildings and structures in an impartial manner in order to provide for the health, safety and welfare of the residents of the Town of Bay Harbor Islands. The Department will strive to educate staff, the construction industry and our residents on codes and procedures to preserve the quality of life for our community.

A Building Permit is required for most types of construction work within the Town of Bay Harbor Islands. Please contact the Building Department for more information to determine which types of projects do or do not require a Building Permit. 

Building & Zoning Department

Morris N. Broad Community Center
1175 95 Street
Bay Harbor Islands, Florida 33154
Office: (305) 993-1786

Monday thru Friday from 8:00 AM to 3:30 PM

Hours of Construction

Construction hours are Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. (excluding holidays).

No contractor work is permitted in the Town on Holidays, Saturdays or Sundays per Town Code.