Demolition Checklist


  • All permit applications, two paper copies, and one digital copy of permit documentation should be submitted to the Development Services Department.
  • Please note at this time we only accept cash or check payments (due at submittal).
  • Please email with any questions regarding your submittal.

Please check to confirm submittal of the following: 

  • Completed Permit Application for the demolition project, including details on the type of demolition (full, partial, exploratory, etc.)
  • Contractor Registration Details (State License/Competency, County BTR, Liability Insurance, Worker’s Compensation, Qualifier Details) or Owner Builder Affidavit
  • 2 copies of a survey of the property (including all improvements and easements)
  • 2 copies of the demolition plan designed in accordance with Town Code requirements. Plan should indicate:
    • Property boundaries
    • Location and size of existing structures and whether they are to remain on the site
  • Town of Lantana Asbestos Notification Statement

If applicable:

  • Provide 2 copies the following documentation:
    • Florida Power and Light Disconnect Letter
    • Natural Gas Disconnect Letter
    • Pest Control Certification from a licensed pest control company
    • A/C Refrigerant Removal Certification from a licensed contractor
    • Water Source for Dust Control
    • Water Shut-Off and Sewer Cap Certification from a licensed contractor
  • Notify all appropriate agencies regarding the removal of asbestos prior to submittal.


  1. Demo projects are required to meet all Lantana Code requirements, including Ch 6. Building and Building Regulations. For additional info, visit https:/
  2. If landscape removal is proposed alongside a demolition, a separate tree removal permit is required.
  3. If clearing or grazing of the site is proposed alongside a demolition, a site clearing permit is required. 
  4. A certified NOC is required on permits with a value of greater than $2,500 prior to scheduling an inspection. 
  5. Please note this checklist is not intended to be all-inclusive. Additional documents may be requested.