When is a Permit Required?

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New Permit Submittals & Permit pick ups are by appointment only.

Call 561-540-5780 to schedule an appointment.


The Code of Ordinances for the Town of Lantana requires that a permit be issued for any construction project.  This includes construction for projects such as new buildings, remodeling, redevelopment, additions or demolitions.

Permits are required for:

  • New Buildings
  • Room Additions
  • Signs
  • Driveways and Parking Lots
  • Patios and/or Decks
  • Swimming Pools
  • Fences
  • Roofing
  • Structural Repairs
  • New Plumbing, Electrical, Gas or Air Conditioning Systems
  • Fireplaces
  • Fire Sprinkler Systems
  • Tents
  • Temporary Buildings

For questions on whether or not a building permit is required, please contact the Building Department at (561) 540-5780, or email Swoodward@lantana.org